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Vroom: Brain-Building Activities [web resource]

vroom 598Simple interactions between you and your children help build children’s brains foundation for all future learning. Vroom is a set of tools and resources designed to inspire families to turn everyday moments into “brain building moments” by layering activities that are essential to healthy brain development onto existing routines.

Free Tools and Tips

Vroom’s website offers a variety of tools available to download for free, as well as a mobile app that provides easy access to daily  “brain building” activities.  Vroom has over 1000 tips to help children 5 and under learn and develop.

  • Every day, Vroom delivers a fun tip for you and your child right to your phone.
  • You’ll get tips chosen for your child’s age. Explore tons of tips and find ones that are just right for your family.
  • There’s brain science behind every Vroom tip. With each short activity, you teach your child the life skills that help them thrive.

Print some tips to try:

Any adult can use Vroom to help children learn and develop.  If you are an early learning professional, learn more about the research behind Vroom and explore the tips and resources in the following categories:

  • Math
  • Literacy
  • Problem Solving
  • Self-Control
  • Communication

Vroom App

The Vroom app was created to make it easy and fun to access Vroom activities right in the palm of your hand. Whether you want some daily inspiration or would like to pick something to do based on where you are or what you’re doing, this app is meant to help you and your child(ren) do brain-building any time, anywhere. Get the app, available for iOS or Android.

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Vroom was developed by the Bezos Family Foundation with input from early childhood experts, neuroscientists, parents, and community leaders, as well as Harvard University’s Center on the Developing Child.
Source: The Bezos Family Foundation | Vroom, https://www.vroom.org | © 2019 Bezos Family Foundation

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