Eager Learners: Earl Boyles Serves Infants and Toddlers in Play and Learn Program
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
“Put your shaker on your nose, on your nose!” A dozen parents and caregivers, gathered in a classroom at Earl Boyles Elementary in southeast Portland, sing along together, encouraging their children to touch their egg-shaped shaker-instruments to their noses. Many of the toddlers are engaged in the activity, while babies listen and watch their parents perform the action with fascination.
A room full of infants, toddlers and parents at an elementary...