Speech therapy used to be seen as a service primarily for children who had a lisp, stuttered or had special needs. Recently however, speech therapy has become a form of language and cognitive enhancement for many children without a specific speech or language impairment.
As a matter of…Continue
Added by Briana Evans on January 26, 2015 at 1:30pm — No Comments
I can’t believe Valentine’s Day is less than a month away (February 14, 2015)! This is a great craft to make now and save as a gift to give out to teachers and sweethearts in February.
A note before you begin about the materials listed below; most large craft…Continue
Added by Ashley Lucas on January 23, 2015 at 6:01am — No Comments
They say we are having a mild winter so far, but I feel like it is pretty cold out! More cold means less park time and outdoor activities. Or does it? Looking for a cold weather activity that will suit the whole family? Take them ice skating! There are some really great ice skating rinks in and around our…Continue
Added by Kristen Haas on January 22, 2015 at 6:51pm — No Comments
The Brunswick School is getting closer and closer to announcing its opening date! While we complete our finishing touches and finalize some more Open Information Sessions and Open House dates, we invite all inquiring families to schedule a private appointment with our director to hear details about our entire program! Work long hours?
We have availability weekday evenings and weekends to better accommodate your busy schedule! Email …Continue
Added by JCFamilies on January 22, 2015 at 2:30pm — No Comments
JC FAMILIES TO HOST CHILDREN’S MUSIC CLASSES FOR RESIDENTS OF
18 PARK IN DOWNTOWN JERSEY CITY…
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Newark ave seems to be buzzing with new restaurants! Has anyone been to Porta yet? I’ve been there for wine and music but haven’t had the food. I’ve heard the pizza and pasta are delicious! Some of you may be thinking, I would love to go but what am I going to do with the kids?! …Continue
Added by Briana Evans on January 6, 2015 at 9:58pm — No Comments
Back when I was teaching art classes at Montessori school, I always loved creating a craft with the children for Chinese New Year. I think because of my love of animals, I always enjoyed the thrill of finding out what ‘animal of the year’ it was. 2015 is the year of the sheep or ram. Sheep are such a cute and cuddly animal, it seems almost too easy for kids to…Continue
Added by Ashley Lucas on January 5, 2015 at 9:38am — No Comments
Hello all, I haven’t blogged in quite a while because I’ve had so much going on (multiple holiday parties, Christmas, which I celebrate with 2 sides of my family over 2 days, my birthday, life…) so I figured I’d put out a mini blog to say hello to everyone and to give you a taste of some topics…Continue
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You may already have a babysitter booked for a night on the town with your significant other. But, if you don't...here are some great events and activities in and around our area that will guarantee a fantastic New Year's for the whole family!…
Added by Kristen Haas on December 20, 2014 at 7:30pm — No Comments
NYE Parties, Galas and Deals in Jersey CityContinue
Added by JCFamilies on December 18, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments
Big Apple Circus – High-Flying Fun For The Whole Family
I haven’t been to the circus since I was a little girl, but last Sunday, some friends and I
took our children to see Big Apple Circus’ new show Metamorphosis at Lincoln
Center in Manhattan. The kids are 2, 5 and 7 years old and I…Continue
Added by JCFamilies on December 10, 2014 at 4:11pm — No Comments
Happy Hump Day! The week is halfway over, but this also means we’re getting closer to the holidays. Here are few gift suggestions for kids 4-9 that will enhance language and be fun in the process!
1. Melissa and Doug Flip to Win Memory…Continue
Added by Briana Evans on December 9, 2014 at 11:49pm — No Comments
I had the amazing opportunity to visit the Brooklyn Museum's exhibit for Judith Scott yesterday. Prior to December 6, I had no idea who she was or what she did. However on my journey to a story time for my children at the Brooklyn Museum I was able to walk through this exquisite exhibit for Ms. Scott.…Continue
Added by Nashima Harvey on December 7, 2014 at 8:13pm — No Comments
Last night, my family and I took a trip out to the Brooklyn Museum for First Saturdays where admission is free and patrons are exposed to “engaging free art and entertainment” as the Museum mentions on their fliers. Each month they provide a story time…Continue
Added by Nashima Harvey on December 7, 2014 at 7:50pm — No Comments
About last night… My two year old daughter and I had a chance to visit the opening of the “in BLACK and WHITE” Exhibit at the Union City Museum of Art at the William V. Musto Cultural Center.
It was a great opportunity to go out on a rainy Friday night, wearing…Continue
Added by Nashima Harvey on December 6, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
It's holiday time again! There are so many fun things to do with your family in your area. This is a great time of the year to get out there and have some holiday fun! Here are some ideas in Jersey City, NYC and the surrounding areas, by order of date.…Continue
Added by Kristen Haas on December 4, 2014 at 7:00pm — No Comments
With the holiday season approaching it’s time to start shopping for the little ones. However, before you rush out to grab the last Elsa doll off the shelf, here are some things to consider.
There are many guidelines out there about choosing the “right toy”. It should be safe and durable, open ended and challenging, multipurpose and ageless. The reason these guidelines are so important is because simple toys that can be used creatively in multiple ways help increase a child’s focus…Continue
Added by Sara Zaidi on December 2, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments
I just woke up from my Thanksgiving food coma, only to realize that gift giving season is here (thank you nonstop target and Kmart commercials), so for the next three blog posts I’ll be recommending toys for kids that encourage language use and are fun too! Each week I will focus on a new age…Continue
Added by Briana Evans on December 2, 2014 at 9:29am — No Comments