My love affair with libraries remembered with a peek at the returns cart at my kids’ elementary school library.
Science of circuits and electricity for elementary school kids with games, experiments, videos, books and detailed explanation including vocabulary.
I met children’s book author Jarrett Krosoczka on a Live Chat at the Random House Read and Play Community and we had fun joking about more funny-but- difficult to pronounce authors.
5th Grade Chapter book, A Million Miles from Boston, nails the anxieties about the transition to middle school perfectly. I am giving away 3 copies of the hot-off-the-presses paperback.
Summer reading list for kids of twenty of my favorite picture books, chapter books and YA set during the summer.
Our first Skype author visit with Sheela Chari of Vanished was a big success for my daughter’s 4th grade class.
FamilyFun magazine has been celebrating its 20th anniversary with a fun, year-long initiative for families. Check out their site and magazine for great ideas for summer fun and easy recipes.
Need to work and take of your kids this summer? Here’s ideas for setting up Camp Mom and includes ideas for outdoor fun, indoor arts and crafts, that also includes math, reading and science.
Who owns the U.S. money and why can’t we just print more? The economics of supply and demand and function of the Treasurer of the United States (my college roommate) for 4th grade.