Please use the following parenting resources to get a better idea about our program and help to promote your child’s development.
The Reggio Emilia Approach to Early Education
Yikes Tikes! follows the principles of Reggio Emilia, which sees children as strong, rich in ideas, and powerful. Read more about these ideals.
Respecting Infants and Toddlers, by Terri Jo Swim
To learn more about where a typically-developing child might be on speech and language, motor, and self-help developmental milestone, please view this valuable list on the CSLOT web site.
Helping Your Child Dress Independently, a blog post on this site.
- Ideas for preparing your child for kindergarten from babycenter.com
- Free printable kindergarten preparation activities from tlsbooks.com
- Using Shared Storybook Reading to Promote Emergent Literacy, Laura M. Justice, Joan Kaderavek
8 Steps for Dealing with Challenging Behaviors Written by former Yikes Tikes! teacher, Pouneh Azadi, for the newsletter of the Parent’s Club of Palo Alto and Menlo Park.