It’s back to school time and children all over are starting preschool. Many parents are frantically searching the internet to find out if their little ones are “on track” and know everything they should.
Magical Childhood wrote a brilliant blog on the topic.
“She should know that she is loved wholly and unconditionally, all of the time… She should know that it is always okay to paint the sky orange and give cats 6 legs… He should know his own interests and be encouraged to follow them…”
Children need to know they are loved, we need to give them our time, encourage imagination and the few toys she mentions we all have! Rockets, dinosaurs, pretend play and dressing up clothes, not to forget building blocks and very important musical instruments.
Have a read of her article, it is great!