Receptive and Expressive Language

Receptive and Expressive Language

You can download this infographic HERE.Language is an important part of development, and it’s not just about the ability to say words. Expressive and receptive language...

Meaningful Learning Experiences

Meaningful Learning Experiences

You can download this infographic HERE. Learning new things is easier for kids when the new part connects to something they already know a little bit about. When kids can...

Cold Weather Safety

Cold Weather Safety

You can download this infographic HERE.It might be cold, but that doesn’t mean you can’t play outside. There’s fun to be had and exploring to do – just bundle up!

Benefits of Family Style Meals and Snacks

Benefits of Family Style Meals and Snacks

You can download this infographic HERE.“Family style” is when kids and adults sit together for a meal or snack. Food and drinks are served from shared plates, pitchers, etc....

Supporting Kids Who Are Slow To Warm Up

Supporting Kids Who Are Slow To Warm Up

You can download this infographic HERE.Many kids are “slow to warm up,” meaning they are uneasy or cautious in new situations or with unfamiliar people. As babies,...

Facilitating Learning Experiences

Facilitating Learning Experiences

You can download this infographic HERE.Learning experiences build on existing knowledge (something familiar) and invite children to extend their thinking in a way that...

Reciprocal Relationships

Reciprocal Relationships

You can download this infographic HERE.In a reciprocal relationship, each person is equally respected and valued. The relationship is balanced so that both people feel seen...

What Confidence Looks Like in Kids

What Confidence Looks Like in Kids

You can download this infographic HERE.Developing self-confidence begins at birth, and it starts with building trust. When babies feel safe and secure, they trust the people...

Curiosity Leads to Confidence

Curiosity Leads to Confidence

You can download this infographic HERE. Confidence comes from who we believe and know ourselves to be, and what we believe and know we can do. This belief and this...

Learning at Home

Learning at Home

You can download this infographic HERE.Emotional and physical environments matter because they affect how we feel, how we relate to others, and our ability to focus on...

5 Ways to Play in the Mud

5 Ways to Play in the Mud

You can download this infographic HERE.Help your kids connect to their world – by playing in the mud!  Mud may be messy, but it's also a raw, everyday material that...

Early Childhood Care and Education Settings

Early Childhood Care and Education Settings

You can download this infographic HERE.Families have many options for where their children learn and grow when they are not at home. It's important to get to know the...

Benefits Of Water Play

Benefits Of Water Play

You can download this infographic HERE.There are so many benefits to playing in water for kids!   

Tips For Transitioning Your Baby To Solid Foods

Tips For Transitioning Your Baby To Solid Foods

You can download this infographic HERE.Transitioning your baby to solid foods is an adorably messy and exciting milestone. There can be a lot to think about when the time...

Starting Baby on Solid Foods

Starting Baby on Solid Foods

You can download this infographic HERE.Starting your baby on solid foods can be an intimidating transition. This overview of new foods to try and when to add them to your...

Curious Minds Domain

Curious Minds Domain

You can download this infographic HERE.When kids are curious, they are eager to explore and learn. The Curious Minds Domain of Development encompasses concepts, skills and...

Accessible Environments for Little Learners

Accessible Environments for Little Learners

You can download this infographic HERE.Learning happens when kids feel welcome and comfortable in their environment, and when they have easy access to all the tools they...

Responsive Interactions

Responsive Interactions

You can download this infographic HERE.When you give kids what they need in the moment – like a smile, a hug, or some help – you are responding to their actions and...

Raising Humane Humans

Raising Humane Humans

You can download this infographic HERE.Learning to recognize the emotions they are feeling will help your kids understand how to handle them – within themselves and with...

Helping Big Kids Adjust to a New Baby

Helping Big Kids Adjust to a New Baby

You can download this infographic HERE.Bringing a baby home is a huge transition for an older sibling. Before your baby is born, read books together about new babies,...

Transitioning Home With A New Baby

Transitioning Home With A New Baby

You can download this infographic HERE.Don’t be surprised if you have mixed emotions about bringing your baby home. It’s OK to be nervous, and normal to feel uncertain...

Building Authentic Relationships

Building Authentic Relationships

You can download this infographic HERE.Children learn about relationships from the adults who care for them. Being genuine in what you say and do creates honest, authentic...

Kindergarten Readiness Checklist

Kindergarten Readiness Checklist

You can download this infographic HERE.Starting kindergarten can feel like a big transition for both kids and parents. There are many things you can do to get your kids...

Grant Writing Tips

Grant Writing Tips

You can download this infographic HERE.Grant writing tips for early childhood professionals from our partners at WY Kids First!

Early Transitions: Learning to Walk

Early Transitions: Learning to Walk

You can download this infographic HERE.It starts with rolling, and then crawling, and before you know it your baby is walking … and running! You can support your baby...

Early Transitions: Learning to Crawl

Early Transitions: Learning to Crawl

You can download this infographic HERE.It all starts with rolling. Whether your baby rolls from tummy to back or back to tummy, or does a half-roll to the side, this means...

Self-Care to Keep You Going Strong

Self-Care to Keep You Going Strong

Download this infographic HERE. Caring for children is a great joy—and a great responsibility. The better you take care of your whole self, the better you’ll feel. Modeling...

8 Great Things to Know about Child Development

8 Great Things to Know about Child Development

You can download this infographic HERE. In recent years, researchers have learned a lot more about how early experiences shape children. These are great things to know and...

Parent Wellbeing Checklist

Parent Wellbeing Checklist

You can download this infographic HERE. Parenting is demanding; it takes a lot of energy. But looking out for your wellbeing – physically, mentally, and emotionally – will...

9 Elements of Positive Parenting

9 Elements of Positive Parenting

You can download this infographic HERE. “Positive Parenting” isn’t about being perfect or always being cheerful. Instead, it gives words to what parents do every day –...

3 Mindfulness Activities to Try with Your Kids

3 Mindfulness Activities to Try with Your Kids

You can download this infographic HERE. Mindfulness allows us to observe our surroundings, thoughts, and feelings, and to develop self-awareness. Mindfulness can teach your...

Quality Child Care: What to Look For

Quality Child Care: What to Look For

You can download this infographic HERE.  There’s a lot to think about when choosing a child care or early educational environment for your family, because it’s an...

Serve & Return

Serve & Return

You can download this infographic HERE.  “Serve and return” is about the everyday, back and forth interactions you have with your kids. It’s the practice of noticing...

Questions to Ask Your Pediatrician

Questions to Ask Your Pediatrician

You can download this infographic HERE.  It’s important to feel comfortable with your pediatrician and to have an open line of communication. Well checks are a perfect...