Summer is now upon us and kids will be enjoying a long break away from school. No more early morning starts, pop quizzes or homework assignments – just family vacations to enjoy, playing outside with friends and hours of kid's TV shows to catch up on –absolute bliss! However, as I'm sure a lot of us adults will remember from our school days, returning to school after such a … [Read more...] about Best 10 Ways to Prevent Summer Learning Slide
Math skills are so important for life. Not only are they useful for solving daily math problems like how to split a recipe in half or how to balance your budget, they are are useful for helping to develop better overall problem-solving skills. Building a strong foundation in math skills is critical to math success as your child progresses into more complex math and their … [Read more...] about Revolution Math Programs For Kids Online Are The Smart After School Activity
Every parent wants to see their child do well in school. After all, we know that education is not only about learning important skills, it is also about helping children develop their self-confidence in their ability to succeed. Math is one area where children often struggle. As a parent, it is at times difficult to help kids with math because the methods of teaching math have … [Read more...] about Fun Math Games For Kids In A Cool Math Games App (K-6)
Both of my children love to read. We have read countless books together and they have read countless more on their own. That is why I surprised to learn that my daughter doesn't enjoy her Language Arts classes. When I asked why not, she said it was because she has to write and she doesn't like writing. I was astonished and said of course she liked writing. She insisted … [Read more...] about Story Writing For Kids: How To Write A Great Story
My daughter is quick to pick up on things and she has many interests. However, she is not interested in sports at all. Her father and I have been encouraging her to get involved in more school activities and she expressed an interest in doing a Girls That Code Club. I have very little knowledge in that area so I made a mental note to look into finding out how my kids could … [Read more...] about Computer Coding For Kids Made Easy To Learn
The idea of homeschooling is overwhelming to me but some families even do homeschooling while traveling! Some families even choose roadschooling, a growing trend where families pack up their belongings and hit the road to take the trip of a lifetime and a hands on learning adventure. When I heard about travel blogger Lindsay Kjar's amazing journey- roadschooling with her … [Read more...] about Homeschooling While Traveling All 50 States!
As technology all around us becomes more prevalent and more used, so does the interest in understanding how computers work and in having our children become familiar with coding. One area in which the country faces a worker shortage is computer technicians and though I am not sure what my children will be when they grow up, I know that computer skills will probably come in … [Read more...] about Coding Games For Kids: Code And Go Robot Mouse