Exhibits & Programs
The Power of Play
MUSEUM AND 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.