Cognitive Development

Cognitive development. – Exactly what does “cognitive” mean?  It is the thinking, problem-solving, figuring out, analyzing, probing, and what is sometimes called the higher-order thinking or executive thinking. Why is this so important, you might ask!  We, teachers, are doing this all day long.  We are always asking children dozens of questions!  Ah, but it isContinue reading “Cognitive Development”


PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT – GROSS MOTOR Some preschool teachers do a little yoga to a CD every day. Some preschool teachers have the children do a little outside random running. Some preschool teachers have the children play outdoor. Whichever teacher you are, you are being intentional about having children get their physical develop. Here are someContinue reading “PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT – GROSS MOTOR”