1. November 2017 Homework | Blue Birds & Red Robins

    Blue Birds - Pre K Homework (Check with your child's teacher for any changes or additions) October 2017 Red Robins - Transitional Kindergarten Homework (Check with your child's teacher for any changes or additions) October 2017 ​…Read More

  2. Screen Time

    We use our smartphones for pretty much everything these days and it is hard to imagine the world we live in without them. Our smartphones and various other technologies are a big part of our daily lives, we shop, bank, play games, send text messages, find dates, and even sometimes make a phone call. The prevalence of cell phones and screens in general has become a heated issue among parents. At Ad…Read More

  3. October 2017 Homework | Blue Birds & Red Robins

    Blue Birds - Pre K Homework (Check with your child's teacher for any changes or additions) October 2017 Red Robins - Transitional Kindergarten Homework (Check with your child's teacher for any changes or additions) October 2017 ​…Read More

  4. The Importance of Early Vocabulary Acquisition

    We hear it all the time: read with your child. We all know that reading with our kids is important, but why is that, exactly? The crucial nature of reading with our young ones has a lot to do with developing vocabulary. Without a good vocabulary, one that is established early in childhood, the negative impacts can be staggering. Read on to see why Adventures in Learning advocates so highly for ear…Read More

  5. Being a Parent Is Tough, Let Us Help!

    It can be difficult being a parent. There are so many unknowns and there is never a good indication of whether your are doing it right. It is not like there is a scorecard that is circulated, and if there was I think that many of us would see we are doing a much better job than we think we are. At Adventures in Learning, we are committed to providing your children with the best early childhood edu…Read More

  6. The Post-Holiday Blues

    We made it parents. Through the craziest time of the year. Now what? The commercialism of the holidays is definitely overstimulating and it can be difficult to get in the swing of things again. Getting back to the daily grind is not easy for any of us and if you are four, it is probably pretty traumatic. That being said, it’s extremely important for your child to have a positive place to return …Read More

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    The Smell of The Season

    This time of year seems to get busier and the sheer number of people out and about is almost overwhelming. The roads seem somehow more crowded, anywhere you go shopping is absolutely packed and there is a distinct smell of something in the air. What could that smell be? Under the mask of the traditional holiday scents like pine needles, cinnamon apples and Chanel No.5, lurks the undeniable stench …Read More

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    Relieve the Stress This Holiday Season

    The kids love this time of year, but as adults it seems we get into a more cynical type of mindset and forget how magical this season once was for us. At Adventures in Learning in Tustin we attempt to make everyday feel as magical as that. Now, learning can be difficult, even for the best of us, and we choose to focus on making the act of learning a positive one. That being said, the holidays shou…Read More

  9. Little Sponges of Atomic Energy

    Kids are funny. These little creatures look like us, talk like us, and seem to be little sponges. They soak up whatever is around them and seem to regurgitate the embarrassing things at just the wrong time, or maybe it is the right time depending on who is listening. These little miracles are our future but they very much represent the current state of our adult relationships. At Adventures in Lea…Read More

  10. Creating a Plan for Parenting Your Preschooler, Part Two

    As joyous as the preschool years can be, as your child explores the world and forms relationships with themselves and others, you may be dealing with tantrums, whining, and other seemingly out-of-nowhere emotional shifts. In this beautiful but tumultuous time, it’s important that you are firm in your parenting, and in order to do that, you need to understand exactly what your child needs and how…Read More