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School Readiness: Transitioning from Bright Horizons to Kindergarten

School Readiness: Transitioning from Bright Horizons to Kindergarten

He fished some more. They were the most beautiful four words I heard all week. I heard them come from my 5-year-old Kindergartner’s mouth as we read The Berenstain Bears Gone Fishin’. It was the first ...

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#SocialParenting: Winter Learning Activities for Kids

#SocialParenting: Winter Learning Activities for Kids

The children at Bright Horizons preschools and child care centers in cold-weather areas of the country have been busy learning all about winter by performing fun STEM experiments! Check out some of the crafts and learning ...

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What I Love about My Child’s Preschool

What I Love about My Child’s Preschool

As you probably know, I am a Bright Horizons employee as well as a parent. What you may not know is that I sought employment at Bright Horizons because it’s important for me to work for ...

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Magical Magnets Learning Activity for Children

Magical Magnets Learning Activity for Children

Bright Horizons centers incorporate STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) into the daily curriculum through fun and engaging learning activities. Many of these are activities that families can do at home too! Watch as Sarah explains ...

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#SocialParenting: Cardboard STEM Activity for Kids

#SocialParenting: Cardboard STEM Activity for Kids

Over the past few weeks, children at Bright Horizons preschools and child care centers across the country have been participating in the Bright Horizons Cardboard Challenge! This project-based challenge inspires children to use, explore, and engage with materials ...

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Teaching Children About Saving Money

Teaching Children About Saving Money

Do you remember having a passbook savings account as a child? I certainly do! By the time I finally closed that savings account, I had thousands of dollars in it. The best part about my ...

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STEM Toys for Girls and Boys

STEM Toys for Girls and Boys

My daughter (age 8) and son (age 3) are really into playing with Legos lately. In fact, building and playing with Lego bricks is an activity where they both have interests so they end up spending quite a ...

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#Social Parenting: Bringing Curriculum and Learning to Life for Children

#Social Parenting: Bringing Curriculum and Learning to Life for Children

At Bright Horizons, our dedicated teachers bring The World at Their Fingertips curriculum to life…figuratively and sometimes literally! The Leadership Team at Bright Horizons at Beaverton (Beaverton, OR) had some fun dressing up as the Bright Horizons ...

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#SocialParenting: Kindergarten Prep Classroom STEM Activity

#SocialParenting: Kindergarten Prep Classroom STEM Activity

The Kindergarten Prep classroom at Bright Horizons at the Hingham Shipyard (Hingham, MA) learned all about the effects of ramp height on speed with the help of their good friend, Ron the Armadillo! This classroom STEM ...

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#SocialParenting: Recycling Activity for Children

#SocialParenting: Recycling Activity for Children

Teach children about the importance of recycling all while having some fun in the process! The Kindergarten Prep classroom at Bright Horizons at Foxboro (Foxboro, MA) created beautiful sculptures out of recycled materials provided by their teachers. ...

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