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Never Hear ‘I’m Bored’ For The Rest Of The Summer — The Ultimate Boredom Buster Printable for Kids | Play

School vacation is in full swing which means most kiddos have the next couple of months at home. And while I know many parents look forward to the …

Kids

Where can I learn more about Indigenous people in Canada? | Explore | Awesome Activities & Fun Facts

<i>Totem Pole, Calgary, Alberta (Bernard Spragg/Public Domain)</i><p>You may have learned about Indigenous people in Canada in school. If you haven't yet, …

Kids

The Best Places Where Students Can Create Online Learning/Teaching Objects For An “Authentic Audience”

This is a “companion” The Best… list to to The Best Places Where Students Can Write For An “Authentic Audience” list. I think it’s worth checking-out …

The World's Leading Project Based Learning Platform

Plan and do a student project with Dreamdo Schools. It's free.<p>Dreamdo Schools is used in over 25 countries. Our easy-to-use platform enables …

Education Technology

Top 10 Games for Gifted Children

Gifted children enjoy many of the same games, like Monopoly, that other children enjoy, but their love of learning and need for challenge means that …

15 Apps That Will Help Your Kids Learn This Summer (and Give You a Much-Needed Break)

Every mom worries about Summer brain drain — the slow erosion of the knowledge your child gained during the previous school year during the course of three months spent focusing on cannonballs, lightning bugs, and ice cream trucks. While teachers might not be overly concerned about the backslide …

Kids

Puzzling with Paper

Stage: 1 and 2<p>In this article for primary teachers, Fran describes her passion for paper folding as a springboard for mathematics.<p>Stage: 1 Challenge …

The Birthplace of Kente Fashion

Kente cloth is woven into Ghana's history and identity. See the place where this famous fabric was first created

Turner Broadcasting

31 Halloween ideas for kids to play, make, eat, and watch

<b>(AP)</b><p>Cheap costumes? Cool pumpkins? Get online inspiration for learning, doing, and having fun — in only a few clicks<p>Sierra Filucci<p>October 9, 2017 2:00am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared onCommon Sense Media.<p>Halloween is one of our favorite times of year because families can have so much fun …

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32 Educational Websites Organized by Content Area

September 14, 2017 Now that you are settled back in your classrooms ready to start a new school year you probably have already made plans on how and …

Story Writing For Kids: How To Write A Great Story

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 …

20 Types Of Learning Journals That Help Students Think

...The post 20 Types Of Learning Journals That Help Students Think appeared first on TeachThought.

Fold Up a Jumping Origami Frog with LED Eyes

Light-up origami designs have been around for a while — but this adorable jumping frog takes it to new levels. Press the frog down, and the LED eyes start to glow. Release the frog, and it leaps across the table. If you’re lucky, it may even do a little flip in the air!<p>The design for this light-up …

12 Kid-Friendly Instagram Accounts to Follow for Creative Inspiration

Your tot is a real da Vinci in the making. They’re all about exploration and can’t get enough of tinkering with just about everything around them. Yep, you’ve got a full-STEAM-ahead kiddo: That’s STEAM as in science, technology engineering, art, and math. (Think of it as STEM plus one.) Don’t …

Kids

Can't find safe eclipse glasses? Make your own eclipse projector instead.

Don't settle for the blurry cardboard box version.<p>To watch the solar eclipse on August 21, you <i>could</i> invest in a pair of eclipse glasses. But high demand means high prices—and some of the only reputable retailers are sold out entirely. For a cheaper option, build a pinhole camera, which projects a …

Solar Eclipse Activities for Kids and Families

<b>Enrich the eclipse experience — especially the long, partial phases — with solar eclipse activities for kids and families.</b>Of the people who will be …

50 Forgotten Skills Our Grandchildren Are Missing Out on — But Still Need to Know

Traditional skills like knitting, letter writing, and pudding making are all dying out because parents aren’t passing down their know-how, according …

Lonely Planet Kids

Meet our new arrivals<p>Discover a whole new world of adventures with the latest titles from Lonely Planet Kids.<p>Bring a new language to life!<p>Our First Words website features audio clips of 100 words in French, Spanish and English for children to learn and use while travelling.<p>Join us on PopJam!<p>Come …

Family Travel

Five Topics to Explore Using Google Earth's Voyager

Google Earth lets us see the world from our computer, with topographical maps and satellite images, which it has been doing for ten years. As a tool …

16 skills that are hard to learn but will pay off forever

That's especially the case when it comes to learning important life skills.<p>To ascertain which talents are worth the investment, one Quora reader posed the question: "What are the hardest and most useful skills to learn?"<p>We've highlighted our favorite takeaways, as well as a few other skills we …

ZOOM . kitchen chemistry . reality . instructions

Check with a grown-up before you start.<p>Print out this funky Results Chart (PDF 83K). You might want to print this page of instructions, too. (You'll …

Tech firms are forgetting about STEM and focusing on STEAM

It was recently thought that four subjects alone could spur innovation by bringing order and logic to creative thinking: Science, technology, engineering, and math—fields known to much of the modern world by their acronym STEM. But STEM is already passé.<p>A new acronym has come to the fore, pioneered …

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30 Feminist Children's Books That Every Child Should Read

There are no stories about princesses being rescued in here.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</i><p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

A full circle rainbow as seen from a construction crane

High over St. Petersburg, Russia, from the top of a construction crane at the Lakhta Center, a huge rainbow can be seen in its full form: a circle. …

Yes, Some Comics Are For Kids — And They're Big Business

Any self-respecting comics fan cringes at the phrase "comics aren't just for kids anymore." But any self-respecting comics fan also has to admit there are some great kids' comics out there — especially right now.<p>Before I left for San Diego Comic-Con this week, I checked in with Lucy Strother, a …

Nine Skills Worth Teaching Your Children to Build Personal and Financial Independence

Two days ago, I posted an article entitled <i>Nine Skills Worth Learning for Any Career – and How to Learn Them</i>. The goal of the article is to point to …

Critical thinking: how to help your students become better learners

Want your class to make the most out of learning opportunities? Try focusing not just on the task itself, but how they approach it<p>Encouraging students to build awareness, understanding and control of their thought processes – also known as metacognition – has been identified by the Education …

Pedagogy

Free Geography Game

I love discovering excellent free resources online. The free Geoguessr game has been a hit in our household. This game utilizes Google Street View …

How to Learn a New Language with Minimal Expense

One common question that readers send into the Reader Mailbag revolves around learning a particular language without a lot of expense. Most of the …

This Coloring Book Can Teach You Cursive in a Fraction of the Time

The Art of Cursive offers children and adults a new way to learn to write.<p>In his Commencement address at Stanford in 2005, Steve Jobs talked about how a calligraphy class helped him design the first Apple computer. Today, handwriting has fallen out of fashion, and has even been removed from the …

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