Exhibits & Programs
The Power of Play
MUSEUM & LIBRARIES NETWORK
COUNTDOWN TO KINDERGARTEN
BRAIN BUILDING IN PROGRESS
PASSPORT TO KINDERGARTEN
Boston Children's Museum Website
Kyo no Machiya
I'm Ready for School
PlaySpace Exhibit - First Steps to Kindergarten
Museums and Libraries: Catalysts for Learning
Many Homes in Kyoto, Japan
about Many Homes in Kyoto, Japan
A Day at an Elementary School in Kyoto
about A Day at an Elementary School in Kyoto
Powering School Readiness
Countdown to Kindergarten is a model classroom where children and their parents can have a typical kindergarten experience.
The first exhibit of its kind anywhere, PlaySpace, was created specifically to spark creativity in young children ages 0-3.
Executive function skills are learned and are crucial for a child’s development.
For a child, play is the vehicle for learning and connecting with others.
Play fosters language development and builds the foundation for communicaiton and conversation.
Active play fosters physical, emotional and mental health.