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Hi, my name is Gavin and together with my wife we are the proud parents of twins. We believe that learning more about your children will help you be a better parent and love your 3 year old even more. That's why we created At3yearsold.com, just for you!

The best hand clap gmaes for kids

30 Hand-Clapping Games for Kids (With Videos)

Hand-clapping games are addictively fun and they teach the perfect mix of rhythm and coordination to your 3-year-old. There was a time when hand-clapping games ruled the schoolyard. Cell phones, iPods, and iPads weren’t even yet a twinkle in Steve Jobs’ eye. Parents still reminisce about the good old days before technology made us forget …

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fun swimming games for 3-year-olds

9 Exciting Swim Lesson Games that 3-Year-Olds Will Love

These exciting swim lesson games will not only teach your 3-year-old to swim—but make them fall in love with swimming! My 3-year-old’s legs and arms flailed silently under the water, her face was a picture, half full of effort and half-smile. “Daddy! Look I’m swimming, I’m swimming!”. My heart burst with joy, it had taken …

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The Best Rainy Day Activities and Games for Your 3-year-old

25 Unusual, Wild & Fun Rainy Day Activities For 3-Year-Olds

Rainy days with a 3-year-old are usually boring and frustrating. But why? Because trips to the beach, picnics and riding your bike are all canceled. So What! There are plenty of unusual, wild, fun, and creative activities that will make you and your 3-year-old laugh out loud with joy, despite the rain lashing down outside. …

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How to handle a 3-year-old who constantly cries?

How to Handle a 3-Year-Old Who Constantly Crys – 9 Solutions

When your 3-year-old cries, you might feel anxious, confused, afraid, unloving, resentful and exasperated. Your child’s crying ignites a powerful mix of emotions, research shows that areas of your brain will spark into life at the sound of your child’s cries1. But why? And how can you stop them crying all the time? Nature has …

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How to teach the alphabet to a 3-year-old?

How to Teach the Alphabet to a 3-Year-Old? – Ultimate Guide

Finding fun ways to teach your 3-year-old the letters of the alphabet is one of the most challenging but important steps your child can take towards becoming a confident reader. Knowing the alphabet before they start school is one of the biggest factors in reading success1. “The single best predictor of first-year reading achievement is …

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