Posts by Jessica Davis

I have a business plan now what

I Have a Business Plan…Now What?

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In a previous podcast, we really went over the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Library and all of the resources available, as well as what they can do to help the business owner starting a business plan. But what if you’ve already started a plan? Mimi Curlee has the answer.

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opposite & different

Opposite and Different

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Learning and understanding opposites are important early literacy skills. This basic concept helps children identify characteristics that are similar and different, which will help further develop vocabulary, math, and writing skills as they get older. Focus on differences this week- “How are these two books different? What’s the difference between…
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hexagon octagon

Hexagon and Octagon

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Identifying shapes is a pre-math skill that will provide an early foundation in geometry. The shapes we are focusing on this week are very similar. Work with your child on comparing the differences between the two (one has 6 sides, one has 8). Comparing shapes is an activity that encourages…
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long short

Long and Short

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Learning and understanding opposites helps further develop vocabulary, math, and writing skills as children get older.  This week, look for items around your home that are long and short.  Compare the items you find with your child. EN ESPAÑOLDefinitionsLiteracyArtScienceDefinitionsDefinitions Long -The beginning is far from the end. Short -The ends…
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equal same

Equal and Same

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This week’s words are also synonyms.  Synonyms are words that have the same meaning.  Learning words that have similar meanings is a great way to build vocabulary.  As you are running errands, say a word to your child and encourage them to think of a synonym.  “What’s another word for…
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