Teach kids financial literacy by setting up three jars for allowance – designated for saving, giving and spending.
Chapter books hot off the presses to tempt any reader including reluctant boy readers and for all kids ages 7 and up.
Koi fish filmed in Hawaii inspire abstract art project for kids using watercolors. Realistic koi fish painting also provided.
NerdMathMom has great ideas for introducing fractions to kids starting as toddlers to help kids get an intuitive sense for basic fractions which comes in handy in elementary school and sets them up for STEM success.
Grace Lin’s newest chapter book, Starry River of the Sky, is the companion book to Newbery Honor winning Where the Mountain Meets the Moon. I actually think this book is her best work to date.
Math is fun through rock and roll math songs from KlapLab. They also have songs for science and grammar.
Chinese Writing and Language Is Fun and Easy with a new site called MemRise which uses mnemonics to help teach adult and kids Mandarin Chinese.
How to become a successful volunteer parent coach for your child’s sports team.
Spring art project for kids if you want to use actual poppies. Otherwise, use this post to view poppy paintings by Emil Nolde and then paint with watercolor or watery acrylic. Images of poppies to inspire as well from my Pinterest board.