LSR7 Parents as Teachers

January 2023

LSR7 Parents as Teachers

Parents as Teachers is a free and voluntary program offered to ANY FAMILY living in the LSR7 district with a child aged prenatal to prekindergarten. We offer:


  • Home visits
  • Developmental screenings
  • Resource connections
  • Group Connections

Follow us on Social Media and enroll today on our website (link below)!

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Welcome to a new year!

We hope your family had a wonderful and relaxing winter break. As we welcome a new year and the second half of our school year, we look forward to welcoming new families to our program, as well as continuing to serve the families already participating. If you know of anyone that lives in the LSR7 school district, and has a prenatal to pre-k child, please share our program. We appreciate your help and support of our program!

From our librarian

Book ideas and activities for January!

Developmental Screenings: 3 years to Pre-K

Do you have a child aged 3 years to pre-kindergarten? We offer a FREE hearing screening, a FREE vision screening, a FREE developmental screening, and a FREE speech check with a certified speech and language pathologist at Great Beginnings Early Education Center. Follow the link below to sign up for a date in January. Keep checking back for additional dates to be added!

https://gbeec.lsr7.org/programs/parents-as-teachers/pat-developmental-screenings

Indoor Activities

Check out these great indoor activities from Busy Toddler. With cold weather inevitably headed our way, some of these may come in handy!

Link to printable calendar: https://busytoddler.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/BusyToddlerActivityCalendar2022.pdf

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Play and Learn: Fun with Play Dough

Thursday, Jan. 19th, 2-3:30pm

1000 Northeast Colbern Road

Lee's Summit, MO

Let your creativity flow with activities surrounding a childhood favorite craft item. Kids will have fun exploring shapes, naming colors, and creating sculptures with playdough.

For more information, visit: https://www.mymcpl.org/events/81519/play-and-learn-fun-playdough

Infant Massage

Friday, Feb. 17th, 1-2pm

Great Beginnings Early Education Center

Join certified infant massage instructor and parent educator, Tracy Robinson, for an hour of learning the benefits of using infant massage on your baby. This call is for babies not yet crawling. For more information and to sign-up (required), please use the link below:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1MCy5lZUz1L0tYFkNWacw7-V6c6JVfzUS/view?usp=sharing