Month: February 2021

Five Tips to Make Reading Fun For Your Child

      Everyone knows how important reading is.  Sometimes we struggle to find ways to make it appealing to our children.  Here are five tips to make it more fun.

  1. Use picture books: when first teaching a child to read using picture books is beneficial in helping the child see what is going on in the store and the young children can tell a story based on only what they see in...read more

Are You Reading Too Much With Your Child?

As a kindergarten teacher, parents often ask me, "What is the one thing that will really help my child?"  My answer always is - " Read!"  Read with them, to them, and have them read to you! Reading is a lifelong skill that will not only aid them through their education but will also provide them with a sense of adventure, imagination, and the ability to explore and learn about...read more

Eight Signs to Teach Your Baby

At Bravo, we start teaching sign language to babies when they begin feeding themselves food (like crackers or yogurt).  This is typically around 6 months. You may notice that your child may not sign back to you until she is a little older (8-9 months).  But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t start now! Children learn by demonstration and repetitiveness so the more your child’s family and caregivers sign...read more

Tips and Tricks for Potty Training

Potty Training Tips

1. Gather information
Before you start, talk to friends, consult with your pediatrician, and read up on different potty training methods. 2. Learning the signs for Potty, WetDirtyHelp, and more Learning the signs before you start potty training can help your child communicate their needs and may...read more

A Better Transition To Sleep

“Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.” So how are we supposed to help our children get to bed on time and get a good quality of sleep in the 7-9 hours they have in bed? Some ways to help, you may already be familiar with and trying to implement, while others you may not have heard of. Here are 3 ways I found...read more