Articles Written By: Primrose Schools

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Primrose Schools® is a national system of accredited private preschools and the leader in providing premier early education and care to children and families in the United States. Our Franchise Owners, School Leadership Teams and School Staff partner with parents to nurture curiosity, creativity, confidence and compassion and help children build the right foundation for future learning and life.

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The Power of Puppet Play in Child Development

For Primrose® parents, it’s not unusual to hear after-school tales of Benjamin, Katie, Molly, Libby or Erwin from their children. These aren’t classmates; they’re five of…
Primrose Student playing make believe with a puppet, primrose friend Benjamin

Let’s Play Pretend: Make-Believe Is Fuel for Child Development

What should you do if you call your preschooler for dinner and he says he’s busy playing with his imaginary friend?  Set another place at…

A Child Development Approach That Takes the Pressure Off Families

Primrose schools work hand-in-hand with families to nurture all aspects of each child's development.

Og’s Story Time Book List

By reading books with your child throughout the day you can easily incorporate more literacy into your child’s routine. To help you get started, our lovable bookworm Og® has compiled a list of some of his favorite books. Check them out!

Stuck at Home? Try These Activities to Keep Your Children Engaged and Learning

Being a parent is difficult right now. We’ve compiled resources, livestreams, videos and other online activities to give your child something wholesome and healthy to do.

Talking About Art with Young Children

  Art and learning to be creative play important roles in a child’s development. Art is a fun way for children of all ages to express themselves, and it also helps them develop skills like critical thinking, problem…

Reading the Pictures

Reading the pictures of a book is a great way to build confidence in emerging readers. Your child can still tell a story with the pictures in the book even if she can’t pull…

Inspiring Quotes from Inspiring Women: Downloadable Tech Backgrounds

We could all use a little inspiration in our lives, especially when it comes from women who motivate us! In celebration of both Women’s History…

5 Lies Parents Tell Children — and How to Be More Honest

Liz Ergle has one major rule for her kids: In this family, we tell the truth. She wants her children to develop honesty, both as…
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