When the temperatures drop, bring the educational fun indoors with these fun, easy activities for infants, toddlers, and preschool children.
Foster a love of reading in your children with this playful approach to building literacy skills. Based on the award-winning PBS series Between the Lions, What Does a Lion Say? is filled with fun and easy literacy games for you and your children to play together anytime, anywhere--in the car, at the doctor’s office, at home, or even on a trip!Literacy
Looking for the perfect stocking stuffer for “rookie” parents, “third-time’s-the-charm” parents, or even “been-there-done-that” grandparents? You’re in luck! Gryphon House is counting down our favorite picks for parents. Whether you’re looking to spice up a holiday road trip, explore some exciting art activities, or bring out your baby’s “baby smarts,” we’ve got a book for that!Art
Happy International Mud Day! Celebrate with children and early childhood professionals all over the world in celebrating nature and the outdoors with some good, old-fashioned muddy fun!Outdoor Learning
Everybody loves a party, so why save the fun for birthdays? Any day can be a party day! These party hats are great for birthday parties (or even holiday parties)! Of course there is really no need for a special occasion to celebrate. Have a "just because" celebration with hats, cake, and games.Art
Brain research says early music experiences increase and enhance spatial-temporal reasoning as well as the learning of mathematical concepts. Try this activity with your infant to help develop these key skills.Music Infant & Toddler
Recognize how many in a set of objects as you build a number creature with this simple-to-do, easy-to-create craft project!Math
Make some ishy-squishy ooze with this gross-tacular activity from The Budding Scientist.Art Science
Create sparkle ice sculptures and even fake snow with hands-on activities to entertain kids in and out of the classroom.
Browse through lists, author interviews, excerpts, and articles that connect theory and best practice in early childhood education.Browse All Resources