Whats so great about pretend play anyway

January 27, 2012  by Kim  | 13 Comments Well, I’ve always loved pretend play. As a little girl I spent endless hours playing school, house, beauty salon and any other game my friends and I could make up. My passion for pretend play soared though...

My story by Quinta Mike

My Story by Quinta Mike January 25, 2012  by Kim  | 6 Comments Maddie is a beautiful and playful preschooler who is diagnosed with autism. She is enrolled in an inclusion preschool classroom and receives speech therapy and occupational therapy...

Welcome newcomers start here

January 19, 2012  by Kim  | 2 Comments If you’re new to Little Stories, we’d like to welcome you! You’ve come to a place where we truly believe that your child has a story and with each word her story is told. We are not about fluffy posts. We...

When should I focus on colors?

January 18, 2012  by Kim  | 9 Comments The other day my friend said, “I know you don’t like parents working on colors, but when SHOULD I work on colors. I know I need to some time.”  I told her to follow her child’s lead. I remembered when my...

The need for verbs

January 11, 2012  by Kim Throw away your flashcards and opt for REAL interactions with your child. Why? Because language was created to COMMUNICATE and is best learned in real communicative experiences. What does that mean? Well, flashcards, more...