School is closed. My 8 year old is at home. I’m not teaching either and am home. After a week of sleep-ins, lots of hiking and cleaning the house – we’re ready to get into some homeschooling for us “non-homeschoolers.” I’m so thankful that I’m a teacher and have the background and resources to create…
35 Ways to Teach Kids About Money
This week I am featuring 35 fun ways to teach kids about money! I’ve found activities to help kids become familiar with the purpose and value of money, mathematical activities with money, and tons of suggestions for helping kids start to learn to manage money.
How to Make a Counting Ghost Sensory Jar Game
Are you ready for Halloween this year? Onetime still hasn’t decided what he wants to be yet, and I’m just hoping that his final idea will be as easy as the black cat costume we whipped up last year! Now that I’m back at work teaching full time again, I’m always looking out for fun…
New STEAM KIDS Book Is A Must-Have!
If you know my blog – you know I’m a huge fan of activities that help develop kids’ curiosity and creativity. In fact, in a world where our culture and technology are changing so quickly – I think that those qualities are some of the most important traits we can help our children develop for tomorrow….
10 Products to Bring STEM Education Into the Home
My 4 year old son, Onetime absolutely LOVES science (in fact, we just finished having a “Science Conference” birthday party for him!). It probably has a lot to do with me and how much I love it too, but it also has a lot to do with all the fun science activities we have done…