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  • Pros and Cons: Living Near Active Volcanoes
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    Pros and Cons: Living Near Volcanoes
    This full-color, informative printable will challenge your kids to think about the risks and benefits of living near an active volcano. This resource from ScienceWerkz: Earth's Landforms interactive courseware is brought to you by Nodma. Sc...
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    Geography
    How Do Earth's Landforms Affect Humans?
    Use this printable activity to help your kids understand how Earth's landforms can create natural barriers to human movement. This resource from ScienceWerkz: Earth's Landforms interactive courseware is brought to you by Nodma. Scienc...
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    Coping With Giftedness
    9 Challenges Facing Gifted Children (and How You Can Help!)
    Has your gifted child been struggling with some social, emotional, or academic issues lately? Giftedness comes with a surprising set of problems, ranging from perfectionism and competitiveness to friendship issues. Learn about these common challe...
    Erin Dower
  • Solar System Moon Phases by ScienceWerkz
    Astronomy
    Earth and the Solar System: The Moon's Phases
    In this activity,kids are asked to identify the moon's phases by matching the picture in the left column with the description in the right column. An answer key is provided. This resource from ScienceWerkz: Earth & The Solar System intera...
  • Earth and the Solar System: Conserving Natural Resources
    Science
    Earth and the Solar System: Conserving Natural Resources
    Kids are asked to identify and organize a list of daily activities and the corresponding impact each one has on conservation of the Earth's natural resources. An answer key is provided. This resource from Science Werkz: Earth & The Solar ...
  • Acids and Alkalis: You Can Tell by the Taste Activity
    Chemistry
    Acid or Alkali: You Can Tell by Taste!
    In this fun activity, students "taste-test" various foods and learn that acidic foods like lemons taste different than alkaline foods like broccoli. This resource from ScienceWerkz: Acids and Alkalis interactive courseware is brought to you by N...
  • Blank Black and White Map of North America - U.S., Canada, Mexico
    World Geography Printables
    Outline Map of North America
    This black and white outline map features North America, and prints perfectly on 8.5 x 11 paper. It can be used for social studies, geography, history, or mapping activities. This map is an excellent way to encourage students to color and label d...
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  • Properties of Acids and Bases
    Chemistry
    Properties of Acids and Alkalis: pH Values
    Kids learn the pH values of acid and alkali solutions, and also learn the pH values of some common substances like water, lemon juice, and detergent. This resource from ScienceWerkz: Acids and Alkalis interactive courseware is brought to you by ...
  • Human Reproduction
    Human Biology
    All About The Human Reproductive System
    In this activity, kids will be asked to answer multiple-choice questions about various aspects of the human reproductive system. This resource from Conquer Science (Grades 5 and 6) interactive courseware is brought to you through the collaborati...
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    Activity: Assessing Human Impact on the Environment
    In this activity, kids review data on a graph, and then answer questions about the data. The activity featured in this resource asks kids to think critically about the human impact on the environment. This resource from Conquer Science (Grades 5...
  • Technology and Learning
    Best Tablets for Kids
    Looking for the perfect tablet for your technology-loving child? These nifty devices have tons of educational activities, games, books, and more to keep your curious little one busy for hours. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Conquer Science: Animal Adaptations for Survival
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    Animal Adaptations: The Key to Survival
    Brought to you by Nodma, this printable from Conquer Science (Grades 5 and 6) will teach 5th and 6th grade students about the various structural and behavioral adaptations that animals and other organisms have developed to aid in survival. In th...
  • World Geography Week
    School and Learning
    6 Fun and Educational Toys to Celebrate Geography Awareness Week
    In 2015, the U.S. Government Accountability Office reported that 75 percent of U.S. eighth-graders did not have a solid foundation in geography. According to U.S. News and World Report, geography is not a required subject in middle and high schoo...
    Laura Richards
  • school fundraising 101
    School Fundraising
    School Fundraising 101
    School fundraising helps raise money for your child's school. Rather than just asking for donations, fundraising is typically an event or a service you provide. School fundraisers may be used to help buy or upgrade the school library, maintain ge...
    Rebecca Desfosse
  • Internet Safety
    6 Safe Search Engines for Kids
    With school back in session, the Internet can be a great resource for homework help, but you might be worried about your child accessing inappropriate sites and information while he surfs the Web. These safe search engines for kids offer prescree...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Could Be Healthy
    AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Can Be Healthy
    When it comes to screen time and kids, it isn't all bad news. The American Academy of Pediatrics offers guidelines on how to make screen time healthy and educational.
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  • Need a Homework Helper? 5 Tips for School Success
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    Need a Homework Helper? 5 Tips for School Success
    As a parent, you want your kid to do their very best in school. You already know that in order to do that, your kid needs plenty of sleep, healthy food and a plethora of back to school supplies. However, short of a professional homework helper, w...
    Rebecca Desfosse