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  • teaching kids about elections
    School and Learning
    What I Hope My Kids Learned About Voting During This Election
    As a mom of a six-year-old daughter and eight-year-old son, I am always on the lookout for ways our children can experience our family values of civic duty and compassion for all in action. This midterm election was a prime opportunity to do so, ...
    Charise Rohm Nulsen
  • How to Create a Learning Space
    School and Learning
    How to Create a Learning Space for your Child
    Now that your kids are back in school, you may be wondering how to encourage creativity and learning not only in the classroom, but also at home. An at-home learning space is an incredible way to let your child play and explore the world around ...
    Julia Ries
  • Teen girl standing at locker with cell phone
    Kids and Cell Phones
    Cell Phones at School: Should They Be Allowed?
    Should cell phones be allowed in school? A 2010 Pew Research Center study found that 65 percent of cell-owning teens bring their phones to school despite any bans that may be in place. Most schools now allow students to have cell phones but requi...
    Maya Cohen
  • Magical Attic Road Trip Printable: San Francisco
    U.S. Geography Printables
    Magical Attic Road Trip Printable: San Francisco
    Take Early Learners on a Trip to "The City by the Bay" San Francisco, here we come! Games, activities, puzzles, facts, coloring sections, and more - all on one page! - all on one page! This is great activity that will entertain while educating...
  • Magical Attic Road Trip: Washington, D.C.
    U.S. Geography Printables
    Magical Attic Road Trip Printable: Washington, D.C.
    Fun Activities that Help Early Learners Get to Know the Nation's Capital This large-format printable is a unique collection of games, activities, puzzles, facts and coloring sections that will entertain while educating - all on one page! In...
  • Magical Attic Road Trip: North Carolina
    U.S. Geography Printables
    Magical Attic Road Trip Printable: North Carolina
    Games, Puzzles, Coloring and Fun for Early Learners In this installment of the popular 2018 "Road Trip" series, children will join the characters from The Magical Attic on a tour of North Carolina. This large-format printable is a unique collect...
  • 21 Free Educational Apps for Kids
    Mobile Apps
    21 Free Educational Apps for Kids
    Educational apps are a great and fun way to keep your kids learning outside of the classroom, but the cost of all those apps can add up fast. Luckily, there are plenty of free apps for kids that are both educational and fun but won't break the ba...
    Colleen Hughes
  • The Best of Netflix for Summer Learning
    Kids and Tv
    Beat the Summer Slump With These 10 Learning Shows on Netflix
    I start every summer with the same declaration to my husband: "We're taking the kids on a million adventures this summer! No TV for those two!" Then comes a rainy day, or a 100-degree day, or a day when we are just too tired to plan anything. Ine...
    Laurie Mega
  • 3rd Grade Math: Multiply and Divide by 6, 7, 8 and 9
    Multiplication and Division
    3rd Grade Math: Multiply and Divide by 6, 7, 8 and 9
    Using the illustration on the worksheet as a guide, kids are asked to write two multiplication and division sentences for each picture. Get this fully interactive Learning Math course for $14.95 with a 75% discount using the code LEARN75. Thi...
  • What You Need to Know About Nutrients
    Biology
    What You Need to Know About Nutrients
    Kids answer questions about nutrients and enzymes by selecting the proper term(s) from a list. An answer key is provided. This resource from ScienceWerkz: Nutrition in Humans interactive courseware is brought to you by Nodma. ScienceWerkz is the...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Fear of the Dark
    Phobia Quiz
    Find out all your phobias with this fun quiz! ...
    David Johnson
  • Enzymatic Reactions in the Human Digestive System
    Human Anatomy
    Enzymatic Reactions in the Human Digestive System
    Students match the correct enzyme to the organ from which it's secreted and the enzymatic reaction it produces. An answer key is provided. This resource from ScienceWerkz: Nutrition in Humans interactive courseware is brought to you by Nodm...
  • Sequencing the Steps in the Scientific Method
    Scientific Method
    Activity: Sequencing the Steps in the Scientific Method
    Check your child's understanding of the scientific method with this full-color activity that prompts kids to number and sequence each step of the scientific method. This resource from ScienceWerkz: Introduction to Science interactive cours...
  • Understanding Convection
    Electricity
    Understanding Convection
    This printable can be used to enhance your kids' understanding of convection. This resource from ScienceWerkz: Electrcity I interactive courseware is brought to you by Nodma. ScienceWerkz is the winner of the 2013 EDDIE Award for Science E-...
  • Little Tikes Tunnel and Dome Climber
    Best Toys
    Top 10 New Outdoor Toys for Summer
    It's time to stock up on summer toys for your kids! Check out these fun new summer toys and games that are sure to be a hit for yard and beach playtime. Also, search our Toy Finder for new ride-on toys and bikes for all ages. ...
    Erin Dower
  • Quiz: Conduction and Transmission of Heat
    Electricity
    Quiz: Conduction and Transmission of Heat
    This printable quiz can be used to check yourkids' understanding of conduction, transmission of heat, and the conductive properties of various materials. This resource from ScienceWerkz: Electrcity I interactive courseware is brought to you...
  • Lab Safety Quiz: Match the Chemicals with Hazard Symbols
    Chemistry
    Lab Safety Quiz: Match the Chemicals With Their Hazard Symbols
    In this full-color lab safety quiz, kids match different chemicals with the associated hazard symbols. This resource from ScienceWerkz: Introduction to Science interactive courseware is brought to you by Nodma. ScienceWerkz is the winner of th...
  • Let
    Electricity
    Let's Build a Circuit!
    This is a full-color worksheet detailing the types of circuits necessary to illuminate a light bulb, with a quick-check challenge for kids! This resource from ScienceWerkz: Electrcity I interactive courseware is brought to you by Nodma. ScienceW...