These videos show some family activities that help infants, toddlers, and preschool-age children learn about the world. Click on one of the thumbnails below to see the video, some background information, a transcript, and a list of resources about the topic. For videos involving children below age 3, there is also a table that shows how activities in the video relate to some standards in the Illinois Early Learning Guidelines Birth to Age 3.
Videos range from 30 seconds to 9 minutes long.
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