CAP Tulsa’s early childhood education programs can help you strengthen your relationship with your child while preparing her for kindergarten. Our Teachable Moments provide tips and information to help you connect with your child and make sure they are developmentally on track.

Creative experiences help children to express themselves and provides opportunities for them to approach new ways of thinking! There are lots of ways you can encourage creativity at home with everyday items.  Learn how you can celebrate spring time with your little one by making your own butterfly together!

You can help grow your toddler’s vocabulary while you play and spend time together! When playing with sand, dirt or water ask your little one to describe what they feel, hear, smell or see.  You can even ask your child these questions when you’re at the store together or when…

When your child plays with blocks, they are engaging many parts of their brain and constantly learning! Block play requires both fine and gross motor skills. By letting them build their own creations, they build self-esteem and feelings of success. In addition, blocks help your little one develop their problem…

Creative experiences help children to express themselves and provides opportunities for them to approach new ways of thinking. There are lots of ways you can encourage creativity at home with everyday items. Watch the video below to see how you can invite your little one to create their own masterpiece…

Did you know, March is National Nutrition Month? By making smart and nutritious choices at the table early, you can help your toddler develop and grow. It is important to offer healthy choices for your toddler and to let them decide how much they want to eat. By letting them…

Did you know language and literacy skills begin in the first three years? It’s important to engage in activities with your child every day to help these skills develop! Tell stories to your little one each day. You can make-up your own stories and use toys and puppets to act…

When you spend time engaging in outdoor activities with your child, you are helping them grow! Playing outside is important for your child’s development and bond with the natural world. There are many fun activities you can do outside together such as: Go on a nature walk Have a picnic…

Matching patterns is a great way for your little one to learn how to organize information and helps develop their thinking skills!  It is also a great way to help with emerging math and reading skills. You can make a simple and fun matching game at home to help your…

It’s important to start healthy habits early and to encourage physical activity daily!  One of the easiest ways to keep your little one active is by making play time, active time! Limit screen time at home and encourage games and activities that you can engage in with your toddler such…

Good oral health is important for your little one’s growth and development! Be sure to begin practicing teeth cleaning habits early to prevent tooth decay, reduce the likelihood of toothaches and to improve your child’s overall health! Brushing is the main way to keep teeth clean and prevent tooth decay.…