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Movement & Learning

Research shows that brain activity, motor and sensory development, movement, and early learning are linked. The resources below offer advice for educators, parents, and caregivers on incorporating learning by movement into daily activities as well as books for kids that celebrate playtime and curiosity.

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NEW! Mindful Classrooms™ Poster

$9.99
Reinforce your classroom’s mindfulness routine with this ABC poster of kid-friendly stretches based on the exercises also found in Mindful Classrooms™: Daily 5-Minute Practices to Support Social-Emotional Learning.

NEW! Mindful Classrooms Set

$274.99
This set of Mindful Classrooms™ resources is designed to be easily integrated into your school day with little-to-no prep time. Bring calm to your classroom and help kids live in the moment, de-stress, and zero in on the task at hand. 

NEW! Play/Jugar

$6.99
Playtime for babies—now in English and Spanish.

Mindful Classrooms

$32.99
A guide for busy elementary educators on how to easily incorporate mindfulness activities into existing curriculum.

Making Mindfulness Work in Your School

James Butler, M.Ed., shares how he successfully implemented mindfulness practices with students from as young as four to high school seniors, and how he helped an urban school district embrace mindfulness as a means to support social and emotional learning for adults and students alike.

From A to Z with Energy!

$15.99
A lively alphabet book that encourages movement, play, and learning.

I Play

$8.99
A look at the pleasures and discoveries of play.

Jamie Is Jamie

$12.99
When free-spirited Jamie arrives at a new preschool, all the kids learn that it’s okay to play whatever you want.

ABC Ready for School

$15.99
Help young children learn social skills and get ready for a successful start to school with this charming alphabet book.

Using Movement for Optimal Development and Early Learning: How Smart Steps Can Make Big Strides

In this webinar, the authors of Move, Play, and Learn with Smart Steps show how easy it is to leverage movement as a learning tool, providing proven solutions for the classroom, the playground, and at home for children, birth to 7 years.

Ollie Outside

$9.99 / $14.99
Ollie’s family has too much screen time! So it’s up to Ollie to show everyone how summer is about fun in the sun.

A Moving Child Is a Learning Child: How Movement Prepares the Brain to Think

In this comprehensive workshop, child development and movement authority Gill Connell and her coauthor Cheryl McCarthy explain the inseparable, learning relationship between the body and the brain while revealing the natural, common sense truths behind why kids do what they do and how kids learn how to learn.

Grow Strong!

$11.99
Help children learn to take care of their bodies and develop lifelong habits of self-care.

Buy the Set: Building the Body-Brain Connection

$48.98
Used together, these two books offer a complete theoretical grounding in the early learning link between the body and the brain along with hundreds of hands-on activities.

Move, Play, and Learn with Smart Steps

$34.99 / $48.98
Foster learning through movement with step-by-step activities for babies, toddlers, preschoolers, and primary-age children.

Healthy Me In a Jar®

$9.99
Build healthy habits with 101 fun activities, tips, and questions that help young children learn the basics of self-care.

Play

$6.99
Playtime for babies.

A Moving Child Is a Learning Child

$34.99 / $48.98
Discover the early learning link between the body and the brain and how to guide this connection in young children.

Buy the Set: Happy Healthy Baby® Series

$35.64
At times lively, at times gentle, these sturdy-format baby board books reflect what every parent wants: a happy, healthy baby. Includes tips for parents and care providers. A perfect gift for baby showers, newborns, and birthdays.

Move

$6.99
Celebrate the many ways babies propel themselves and interact with the world.
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