Child Development Tools & Tips

Below are some resources that may be of interest to you and your children:

Information for parents from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

Fun activities for early childhood in English
Fun things with Mother Goose:

Games with Mother Goose:

Songs for You:

Videos for early learners:

Video and songs about Pete, the Cat:

Games for Pre-K and Kindergarten:

Site for English speaking parents:

Fun Activities for early childhood in Spanish

Site for Spanish Parents:

Free Learning and Game Apps from Apple Store in Spanish for Spanish speaking children in Pre-K and younger:
ABC Spanish
Kids Spanish HD Lite
Animal World
Animal World
Learn and Play Spanish
Spanish Baby Flashcards
Bilingual Toddler
Learn Spanish for Toddlers
Spanish First Words Book
Fun Spanish Lesson
My First Bilingual Book

Grow Story Grow
Peek a Boo – Play and Learn

Free Learning and Game Apps from Apple Store for Pre-K and younger children:
100 Vehicles for Babies
Little Stars Toddler Games
123 Genius First Numbers
Math Puppy Bingo
Abby Monkey
My First Animal Puzzle (+2)
ABC Genius Pre-School
My Little Town: Toddler’s Seek and Find
Animal Puzzles
My Vehicle Universe Interactive
Bob Books Reading Magic Lite
Planet Boing!
Bugs and Bunnies
Pre-K Math HD
Bunny Math Race
Pre-K Shapes
Circus Magic World – Play & Learn
Pre-School Amazing Bus Puzzle
Dinosaur Games for Kids
Pre-School Bingo
Dish Puzzle for Toddlers & Kids
Pre-School Edu Kids Room
Dominos Easy Math
Pre-School Memory Match
Dots for Tots
Pre-School Toy Phone
Earth School & Science
Pre-School Zoo Puzzle
Educational Animal Games
Princess Coloring Book
Fun English Language
Princess Ph.D.
Honey Bee Math
Seasons and Weather
Hooked on Phonics – Learn to Read
Shapes Toddle Pre-School
I Play & Sing
The Jungle Book
Kids Academy – 123 Tracing
Thomas & Friends: Engine Activity Fun
Kids Academy – ABC Alphabet
Timmy’s Pre-School
Kids Doodle – Movie Kids Color & Draw
Tiny Hands – Children Educational Towers Puzzle Games for Babies
Kids Jigsaw Puzzles
Tiny Hands – Sorting 2, Educational Games
Kids Pre-School Tracing
Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
Kids Puzzles Puzzingo
Vehicle Games for Toddlers
Learning Patterns: Help Kids Develop Critical Thinking

Resources for Parents and Guardians:
NY State Education Dept Common Core for Pre K Children:

Engage New York resources for families regarding Common Core Standards for Pre K Children:

A bilingual site for parents and children: