The Best Kindergarten Toys to Promote Summer Learning

Children learn an incredible amount during their kindergarten year. Keep their natural curiosity and love of learning going strong over the summer with educational toys. Gifted Learning Flash Cards – Thinking & Problem-Solving for Kindergarten – Gifted & Talented Educational Toy These cards will strengthen your child’s abilities in the following areas: Critical Thinking, Creative […]

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Best Educational Toys for 1st Graders to Learn Over Summer Break

When the kids are out of school, they will need some mindful activities that provide beneficial learning. Here are some toys that will keep help them get smarter over the summer and give them an advantage when they return to school in the fall. Melissa & Doug See & Spell Learning Toy (Developmental Toys, Wooden […]

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KOHL Children’s Museum Brings Innovative and Impactful “Animal Secrets” Pop-up Museum to Round Lake Beach

Kohl Children’s Museum of Greater Chicago (2100 Patriot Boulevard in Glenview) announced today it would bring their pop-up satellite Museum to the Round Lake Beach Cultural Arts and Civic Center (2007 N. Civic Center Way). The pop-up will feature elements from the “Animal Secrets” exhibition (last on view at Kohl Children’s Museum in 2018) including […]

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Eric Carle Inspired Shamrock Art

This is STEP 1 in the Multi-media Art activity and lesson themed for St. Patrick’s Day. You can see the finished project here and find the other steps there as well. For Step One you will need: light weight white paper, green paint, paint brush, scissors, pencil and clear plastic wrap. GO HERE to see Original Post. First […]

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ILLINOIS’ LIFE-SIZE, BILINGUAL “STORYLAND” EXHIBIT RETURNS TO KOHL CHILDREN’S M– USEUM

GLENVIEW, IL – Kohl Children’s Museum today announced that the traveling exhibit “Storyland: A Trip Through Childhood Favorites,” will be on display at the Museum from Tuesday, September 25, 2018 through Sunday, January 13, 2019. The exhibit allows kids to immerse themselves in the life-sized worlds of award-winning children’s books. Children can build literacy skills […]

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