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25 Chapter Books for Summer Reading

I have taken some of my favorite books and put them into this list for 25 chapter books for summer reading. Some of them are magic, some are …

“I’m a Reformed Helicopter Mom”

<i>This summer I’m pleased to host some talented women writers who share my own eclectic intellectual interests. This first installment in the series is</i> …

Algebra tutorials, lessons, calculators, games, word problems & books

<i>You are here:</i> Home → Online resources → Algebra<p>This is an annotated and hand-picked list of algebra tutorials, lessons, worksheets, games, word …

Mathematics

Awesome Multiplication Apps For Kids

My daughter spent most of the first half of third grade drilling her multiplication facts. After a while, she got tired of multiplication flashcards …

Google Puts Over 57,000 Works of Art on the Web

In its art preservationist wing, the Cultural Institute, Google houses an enormous digital collection of artwork spanning centuries and continents in …

Is Homework for the Benefit of Students or Teachers?

<i>By guest blogger Erik Robelen</i><p>The issue of overloading students with homework once again is drawing media attention with a piece by <i>Washington Post</i> …

5 Tools to Introduce Programming to Kids

Developed by the MIT Media Lab, Scratch is a visual programming language for children age 6 and up. Since its release in 2007, over 800,000 users …

Why kids love Scratch: It lets them fail in a way their parents don’t

The “one size fits all” approach is what I find most frustrating about schools today. It gives children so few opportunities to individualize their learning. So no building a Lego sculpture or composing a song to show comprehension of a reading passage. Just fill in the blank with the most expected …

Gaming Industry

17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online?<p>Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>1. Digital Photography School —</b> Read through …

10 Things to Try When You're in a Homeschool Rut

Routine can be an important part of the homeschooling process. As important as it is, <b>routine can become more of a rut at times</b>. This makes learning a …