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Play is such a natural part of childhood that we sometimes overlook it.  But if we were to spend some time observing the play of children, what would we learn? Why do children play and why is it so vital to their development?  What do they learn when they play?  […]

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Big Splash in Big “D”

So what fun adventures are you experiencing with your family this summer? Here’s a postcard about one family’s  local adventure. By Erin Parsons, Red Apple parent   Recently, our family took a one-day “stay-cation.” We live and work in Fort Worth but we were enjoying the unique sites and adventures […]

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Homespun Fun

By Elizabeth Copeland, Red Apple Parent and Assistant Teacher Some summer days are better spent at home. When the thermometer reaches 100 degrees, I find myself not wanting to venture out into the world unless we are heading straight to the swimming pool. I thought I’d share some of our […]

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Small-scale Summer Adventures

By Elizabeth Copeland, Red Apple Parent and Assistant Teacher  I always look forward to summertime. Sleeping in just a little later; playing in the yard after dinner as the sun sinks behind the trees; sharing a watermelon on the back porch. I’m blessed to have three full months with my […]

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Decisions, Decisions

I began piano lessons when I was in 3rd grade.  My teacher was a lovely, gentle, southern lady who played the organ at the Methodist church. Mrs. Payte was an older, soft-spoken woman with beautifully kept gray hair, black lace-up orthopedic shoes, and a gleaming  black Steinway grand piano in […]

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Like many parents my wife and I struggled with the decision to send our kids to Kindergarten or to hold them back and let them grow, both mentally and physically, for another year. The PreK II class that Red Apple offered was the perfect solution. Both of our boys were able to use this program to transition into Kindergarten and entered elementary school very well prepared. We could not have been more pleased with the decision that we made.

- Kyle - former Red Apple parent

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