Teachers can use this power to advance their learning goals.

December Circle

Students are playing as they exercise and develop a crucial neural function.

Why Play?

Pretend play develops as the vehicle through which language and cognition are educated

Reader’s Workshop

As we read aloud to the children, we model these seven reading strategies, sharing our thinking aloud. 

Read Aloud

Reading aloud to young children is the most important indicator of success.

Reader’s Theatre

As they bring the story to life, the plot, characters, action, and dialog become more meaningful to them.


The use of puppets brings a story to life.