Reading Fun for Kids with Zoobean Expert

My kids LOVE to read, and I am constantly working to keep them supplied with high quality books. We got to try out Zoobean’s home delivery service earlier this year, and loved it! This summer we’re using the Zoobean Expert service to find books and activities that will interest my kids. Both the home delivery […]

Using Coins to Explore the World

Mike did this fun geography activity with the kids over the weekend. He downloaded this map of the world from this free world map site, and then pulled out our foreign coins and had the kids match the coins to the map. It was a fun way to explore the world! We have a pretty […]

Playful Preschool Learning Ideas for Home or School

I love hands-on, play-based learning – particularly when it comes to learning activities for preschool-aged children! I was thrilled to contribute to the new Three to Five: Playful Preschool ebook (affiliate link) with several of my favorite bloggers! This ebook is full of wonderful activities you can download and complete with your child using household […]

Raising Kids Who Love Math

Happy Pi Day! To celebrate this fabulous number, I have decided to share some of my favorite ways to raise kids who love math. Many of them are from my own childhood – my mother taught math before leaving her career behind to raise ten children, and she has spent hours tutoring both her own […]

Plant Biology for Kids

I am a huge fan of teaching plant biology for kids – they have a natural fascination about the world around them, and they remember scientific terms easily. Spring is a great time to start gardening with kids, and you don’t have to wait for spring temperatures to get started! This post includes affiliate links to […]