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Family Games & Week in Review

Dear Debi,
Why is it important for families to play together with their children?
Debi's Tips
Debi Gutierrez
Debi Gutierrez
  • Play helps parents and children bond
  • Parents can influence a child’s social development through play
  • Spending time with kids conveys that they’re important and makes kids feel part of the family unit
  • Playing together also encourages children to talk and develop their verbal skills
And don't forget about the great things that we learned this week:

Family Games Featured Activity:
Family Games
Child Care Provider of the Week Featured Video:
Child Care Provider of the Week
5015 - Laura Patino Featured Video:
5015 - Laura Patino
Topic: Play & Creativity
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