Roots and Wings

Community Preschool

January 22, 2018Roots & Wings Community Preschool
3703 International Way
Medford, OR 97504
541-779-3544

Featured

Kindergarten Readiness (2017)

Essays

By RW Director Rebecca Tree, M Ed

What makes Roots and Wings Different

Education and Young children

Articles

By Rebecca for the Rogue Valley Parent Magazine

What do kids need?–March 2008

Measuring Success–Feb 2009

Close to the Heart(h)–April 2008

Gifts From My Children–Dec 2008

Literacy–Aug 2008

Sharing & Caring in Young Children–Feb 2008

In the Interest of Childhood–June 2008

Toyland–Dec 2007

Got Boys?–Oct 2007

Suggested reading list:

Here is a list of books that I love and feel are important.

  1. Last Child In The Woods: Saving Our Children From Nature-Deficit Disorder by Richard Louv.
  2. Reclaiming Childhood: Letting Children Be Children in Our Achievement Oriented Society by William Crane.
  3. In Defense of Childhood: Protecting Kid’s Inner Wildness by Chris Mercogliano.
  4. Hothouse Kids: How the Pressure to Succeed Threatens Childhood by Alissa Quart.
  5. The Geography of Childhood: Why Children Need wild Places by Gary Paul Nabhan and Stephen Trimble.
  6. The Disappearance of Childhood by Neil Postman.