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Promoting Gratitude

November 15, 2017

With Christmas a little under six weeks away, this is the most hectic time of the year. Presents and plans take up the front of most people’s brains right now and with all of the chaos it -

Raise Confidence

October 17, 2017

Poor confidence and self esteem can lead to bigger issues in a child's teen and adult years, such as anxiety and depression. Avoid having a self-conscious child by practicing these steps in -

How To Prevent Bullying in the Classroom

June 23, 2017

We need to teach young children about bullying because the sooner a child learns how to be a good friend and not bully – and how to deal with bullies and bullying behavior, the better. Re-

Stained Glass Fish Craft for Kids

March 31, 2017

Captain McFinn has a new fun craft for kids to brighten up your life! You can let your children cut out as little or as much as they’re able and they can also help tearing the tissue paper-

How To Use Storytime To Teach Emotional Development

January 27, 2017

Children do a lot of growing and changing during their younger years. Their bodies grow, social skills and relationship develop and they learn life skills like limits, moderation and likes a-

Christmas Activities for Kids – Make Your Own Barry the Jellyfish

December 16, 2016

This fun and easy craft from Captain McFinn and Friends can be made with leftovers from holiday decorating or other festivities. You can use any holiday ribbon and other decorations you have-

Fall Activities for Preschoolers

November 8, 2016

Looking for some Fall Activities for Preschoolers? You don’t have to be the crafty type to find interesting activities for your kids! Preschool is a time for learning during play, which is-

Bullying Prevention Month: Ways Kids Can Help Prevent Bullying Behavior

October 6, 2016

October is Bullying Prevention Month – and Captain McFinn is fully committed to helping kids and parents learn ways to prevent and address bullying behaviors. As a result, Captain McFin-

Why Swim & Play is Great for Teachers

August 3, 2016

More and more, teachers are incorporating technology into school lessons – and Captain McFinn’s Swim & Play app is educational, fun and great for teachers to use look at this web-sit-

Teaching kids about using kind words and tone of voice

July 23, 2016

As a parent, you’ve probably noticed that your kids hear, see and mimic so much. Children learn best by example and Captain McFinn and Friends are a crew of characters in the ocean that ar-