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  • Exploring Gender Identity, Safety, and Health 

    Exploring Gender Identity, Safety, and Health 

    The best way to provide your child with an informed, supportive, and kind environment in which to explore their gender identity and expression is to empower yourself (and your child) with knowledge. In this article, we aim to provide you with information, tools, and resources that will help you to create a joyful, accepting, and safe space for your child’s gender exploration, which can bolster their overall health and happiness.

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  • Learning Styles, Communication Preferences, and How Storypod Supports Them

    Learning Styles, Communication Preferences, and How Storypod Supports Them

    Most people are different combinations of all four, though you may have a strong preference for one. As our culture grows and obtains new data, there are additional models of learning being recognized (like logical learners, social learners, or solitary learners). Take a look at the infographic below to learn more about these additional styles of learning.

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  • The Benefits of Spontaneous Family Dance Parties!

    The Benefits of Spontaneous Family Dance Parties!

    We all know that those little wiggle worms like to boogie down to a good tune. We do too. But did you know that taking the initiative to bring spontaneous family dance parties into your little one’s life has all kinds of benefits?

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  • What is “Social-Emotional Learning”?

    What is “Social-Emotional Learning”?

    Children think and learn better when they are well regulated and competent in social-emotional skills. Focusing on SEL at home and at school yields positive outcomes in adulthood. Caregivers can help their children build social-emotional competence by recognizing and addressing their children's cues and by meeting their emotional needs.

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  • How Music Benefits Your Child’s Early Development

    How Music Benefits Your Child’s Early Development

    Here at Storypod, we understand what an amazing opportunity that music and audio provide to families to stimulate their children’s learning. Our interactive Audio Experiences are designed to support the crucial years of children’s brain development - especially their early childhood literacy skills.

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  • Nurturing the Whole Child

    Nurturing the Whole Child

    American education was established long before the study of human development surfaced. It was not until recent decades that research began exploring connections between children’s academic, social-emotional, and cognitive development as well as physical, mental, and spiritual wellbeing.

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  • The Top 10 STEAM Toys To Fuel Your Kid’s Brain

    The Top 10 STEAM Toys To Fuel Your Kid’s Brain

    The development of a child’s cognitive function relies on exposure to tactical tools, games, and activities. Therefore, focusing education on STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) appropriately prepares children for the future.

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  • Why Reading Your Kids Stories Stimulates Their Intelligence

    Why Reading Your Kids Stories Stimulates Their Intelligence

    One of Albert Einstein’s most famous quotes is: “If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.” Reading a book at any age is a great way to stimulate your brain, but it is the most beneficial for young children.

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  • Top 10 Best Bedtime Stories To Read With Your Kids

    Top 10 Best Bedtime Stories To Read With Your Kids

    Children learn to channel empathy when listening to or reading stories. They develop a relationship with the characters and find their challenges relatable. Not to mention, a child is better equipped to deal with an obstacle when they read about a fictional character navigating a similar situation. As a child reads, they think about their own life, often questioning situations similar to those in the book.

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  • How Strong Literacy Skills Support Children’s Wellbeing

    How Strong Literacy Skills Support Children’s Wellbeing

    Let's learn about the correlation between literacy and wellbeing, and what you can do to support both!

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