TO HELP YOU PREPARE TO SPRING FORWARD OFFICIALLY AT 2:00AM ON SUNDAY, MARCH 10TH
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sleep when the clocks are turned forward an hour for Daylight Savings on March
10? It may not be so easy, especially if you have young children, who have trouble adapting to change. But you can get ready with sound advice and tips for a smooth and calm
transition to Daylight Savings from Certified Sleep Experts from Sleepy Planet,
Jennifer Waldburger and Jill Spivack,
and your friends, the PAJANIMALS, from The Jim Henson Company and Sprout, the
24 hour children’s preschool channel.
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We all know toddlers and preschoolers need plenty of
sleep to get through their busy days, especially as they ease into Daylight
Savings. Now, your readers can learn what it takes to
keep their bedtime routine on track with these simple tips from Waldburger and
Spivack, who serve as consultants for the critically-acclaimed
preschool series, PAJANIMALS, a series designed to help parents establish a
bedtime routine for their preschoolers. PAJANIMALS airs
nightly on Sprout during The Good Night Show and follows the amazing adventures
of four sweet, gentle and cuddly musical puppets that model the skills
preschoolers need to move through their days successfully.
might be sleepy until 7:30 AM. The entire schedule – naps and bedtime –
will then shift one hour later. If
you’re happy about this change, great! Just protect your child’s room
from too much light in the early morning, and use white noise so they won’t
wake with the birds.
get back to the usual schedule, try the following:
child at this time. To them, it will feel like 5:30 AM and yes, they may be cranky
and tired, but their body will soon get used to the new schedule.
Put your child down at the normal nap time (if they
are still napping) according to the new clock and resume a normal schedule from
there. Don’t allow a nap longer than usual.
On Sunday night, put your child down at their usual
bedtime according to the new time.
games, activities and content to help your child navigate through their bedtime
print, visit http://www.sproutonline.com/print/printable/842662
know If It’s Morning Time,” available on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=azVSR40ibFo
And also in March, Pajanimals can help your child learn
their numbers, letters, words and more with an all-NEW line of entertaining and
educational games and puzzles from Briarpatch!
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My Growth Chart Puzzle:
($14.99 SRP): Build your own puzzle and measure away, marking your
height as you grow. The Growth Puzzle
chart includes 17 sturdy self-correcting puzzle pieces and teaches numbers, counting
and easy math principals. Ages: 3+
SRP): ABC Floor Puzzle includes 27 jumbo self-correcting puzzle pieces to form
a 6 ft. long puzzle that teaches ABC’s, matching words and visual recognition.
objects and reach finish in this “path” board game designed for toddlers.
Featuring two play patterns for extended play, the game develops visual
discrimination, sequencing, hand-eye coordination and language skills. Ages 3+
find the objects in the illustration with this matching game for toddlers with
two playing levels. The game, featuring 6 double-sides playing boards, 18
picture tiles and a parent guide,develops visual discrimination, early learning
word skills and hand-eye coordination. Ages 3+