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Did you know that emotions boost our memory? Or that small muscle exercises help the brain develop? Early experiences contribute to the future capacity of the brain. Start Smart offers simple, straightforward ways to boost brain power with active exploration, repetition, sensory exploration, meaningful context, trial and error, and direct experience. All the activities are accompanied by explanations of how and why they help the brain develop. Easy and fun, Start Smart will start young children ages three to six on their way to a future rich with learning.
Start Smart Songs for 1's, 2's, & 3's
These songs for toddlers are fun, short, singable, and simple! Each action song reinforces an essential early development skill. The songs are grouped in four important early brain-development wiring areas: physical, social-emotional, cognitive and language learning.