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HELDS Door Poster

Door poster highlighting the HELDS and simple activities that can be done with children ages birth to kindergarten entry age. Click on the image above to view the poster (please note: this file is very large, so it may take several minutes to load).


‘Ohana Math Backpacks


Math backpacks and activity guides that are lent to families with the goals of promoting early math learning and family involvement. There are four math topics in the HELDS: Number Sense, Operations, Measurement and Data, and Geometry. Due to the fact that there are several activities in each bag, only one activity from topic is available online. Click on the image above to view the activities.


HELDS Infant/Toddler Guides

Guides focusing on the unique developmental needs and characteristics of children for three age groups: Building Security: Infants (birth to 8 months), Moving and Exploring: Explorers (8-18 months) and Discovering Identity: Toddlers (18-24 months). Click on the images above to view the guides.


HELDS Blocks Unit


Professional learning module for early childhood educators on learning how to use block play to foster early learners' development. The module consists of 5 workshops and supplemental materials and videos. Due to the module's large size, only the first workshop is available online. For more information about how to obtain the remaining workshops and supplemental materials, please contact us. Click on the image above to view an overview of the first workshop. See below for links to individual parts of the first workshop.