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Monday, August 24, 2020
How to do a simple multisensory subtraction drill
None of us want our child to struggle with math facts. We hope that skills like subtraction will come easily to them, or plan to drill at h...
Monday, August 3, 2020
Ultimate Guide to Teaching Multiplication Facts
What’s the best way to help your student learn the multiplication tables? You might be a teacher who is puzzling over those three student...
Friday, June 26, 2020
Big Box Play Product Review
Big Box Play sent us their castle set in exchange for a review. Do you ever wish that you could spend thirty minutes doing a great ac...
Friday, November 24, 2017
Teach risk taking and resilience to the next generation: "The Girl Who Thought in Pictures", a review
My heart pounded as I waited. I was estatic to start school! Finally, the big yellow bus headed down my street! I sprinted for the ...
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Everything you need to know to safely view the Eclipse, even without glasses
A collection of tips on safely viewing the eclipse with young children and students. My breath came a bit short just thinking of the cosm...
Friday, April 14, 2017
How you can make a toy boat that really floats
These toy boats really float, and would be perfect for a preschool unit, or high school science experiments in buoyancy. The other day I ...
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Water play STEM activity to go with your toddler's favorite song
This toddler water table activity based on the Itsy Bitsy Spider song is a fun STEM activity to go with one of your child's favorite ...
Saturday, March 4, 2017
DIY Flower planters: the perfect project for gardening with your toddler
How to make your own planters with your child. Planting potted flowers is a great sensory project with instant gratification. Your toddler...
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Fun Multiplication by 8 Spider craft to go with Charlotte's Web
Math spider craft for multiplication by 8. Co-ordinates with Charlotte's Web, and is perfect for second or third grade. Common Core a...
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Cool Minecraft STEM learning project
Learn some math and engineering while playing your favorite video game. This post is not officially sponsored by Minecraft. "Mom, th...
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