Books offer an amazing window into the world from the comfort of our homes, and the more viewpoints and cultures we can find represented in books the more we learn. As a third culture kid, I learned about different cultures by traveling the globe, but even then books broadened that world and helped me understand it. With my own children being primarily raised in a single … [Read more...] about Celebrating Multicultural Children's Book Day 2020
Learning Activities for Kids
Hands-on learning activities for elementary school aged children. Kids activities for ages 5-12 years old. This is a great resource for primary school teachers and homeschool parents.
What are your favorite interesting California facts for kids? Here are my family's favorites from the place I've now called home for longer than anywhere else in the world. Information About California for Kids All of the information in this post is based off of three out of four of my kids studying California history. But please let me know if there is important … [Read more...] about California Facts for Kids
I took my four kids to see J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter and the Cursed Child play in San Francisco. Here's everything you need to know to enjoy taking your kids to this magical play. You might also enjoy our Harry Potter studio tour review. What to Expect When You Go to See Cursed Child We bought the script for the play when it first came out. It was interesting, but … [Read more...] about Harry Potter and the Cursed Child San Francisco Play Review
My computer scientist husband says that Python is the best first programming language to learn right now. If you're looking for a curriculum to teach Python, we have an excellent option. Read our review of CompuScholar's online Python Programming class. Are you just starting off with learning about programming? Try this fun code your name activity! Is Python Always the … [Read more...] about What Is the Best First Programming Language?
Looking for a fun way to choose a Word of the Year for 2020? Try this fun Word of the Year Generator! Find your perfect word at the click of a button. Read also: How to Choose a Word of the Year. A Fun New Way to Choose a Word of the Year I love choosing my Word of the Year! I started this tradition back in 2015, although I arguably cheated by using one word two … [Read more...] about Word of the Year Generator