At Pike Place Market, Seniors and Kids Work Well Together and Schools and Day Cares Nationwide are Noticing

July 17, 2019
The Seattle Times (WA)

Several floors below the daily bustle of Seattle's famed public market, an octogenarian and a 5-year-old prepared a meal. In a classroom filled with art projects and books, they shaped dumplings and decorated cookies-all out of orange Play-Doh. Most interactions between the two at the Pike Market Child Care and Preschool happen through gestures and touch, as 83-year-old Zhibin Ding's first language is Mandarin; preschooler Olivia's is English.

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