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Kindergarten learning from Wandering Wednesday in Wilmette

Wandering Wednesday #13

Today’s Wandering Wednesday was shorter than usual (thank you Chicago weather), but we were still able to pack in some wonderful moments. Before heading out this morning, we read two books about animal homes: Mama Dug a Little Den and Over and Under the Snow. These books gave us beautiful insight into the hidden worlds of
Preschool students demonstrating executive function

Executive Function & Young Children

“Executive function and self-regulation skills are the mental processes that enable us to plan, focus attention, remember instructions, and juggle multiple tasks successfully. Just as an air traffic control system at a busy airport safely manages the arrivals and departures of many aircraft on multiple runways, the brain needs this skill set to filter distractions, prioritize