November 18th, 2010 | Posted in Thursday's Thoughts
We’ve begun to discuss the importance of reading to your growing child. Further, we have also discussed how what you choose to read can guide your child’s learning and development. For the best results, it is vital to be reading material that is appropriate for the age of your child. By choosing and reading the ‘right’ books at the ‘right’ time, you can expand your child’s vocabulary, teach life lessons, ignite conversation and discussion, and ultimately prepare your child for success. So where do we ...Read more

November 11th, 2010 | Posted in Listening Skills, Thursday's Thoughts
Thursday's Thoughts, Why is reading to your child so important? Reading has the power to expand and stretch the mind in new directions, allowing for the development of abstract thought and deeper understanding of life. Reading opens up new worlds both fictional and non-fictional. It empowers your child to learn. Let’s look at the 3 methods of learning through reading... ...Read more

November 1st, 2010 | Posted in Uncategorized
I was recently interviewed by Jo Frost. Please click here to read more: http://jofrost.com/hot-topics/ten-questions/lois-k-heymann Here’s a bit more about Jo: Jo Frost was catapulted to international fame when she became the star of a reality show, “Supernanny.” She won the role over hundreds of other applicants when television producers were struck by her outstanding childcare skills, her sincerity and candid style that now help her to transform families and instill positive, lasting results. She debuted in the UK in the summer of 2004 with just... ...Read more