Miss Brain's Cool Math Games for kids uses dice, cards, and other fun goodies to help kids practice math as they play. Ingenious.
Help your first grade child discover the joy of learning with fun math games, cool reading activities, and other active learning adventures.
Cumulative 1st grade books like The House That Jack Built start off simple, then build on themselves to get more and more elaborate. Great for language, and great fun.
What a wonderful site. It has so much useful information for parents, grandparents, teachers, tutors, caregivers . . . and kids. The information on child
After reading this book about one teacher's solution to all the bickering among the students in her class, my kids have become more aware of the times
Elephant and Piggie are the best! They are written by Mo Willems, who is known for Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus and Knuffle Bunny--and E&P are just
My 3 and 6 year old crack up to this book everynight! They think it is so silly that dinos would wear underpants
My daughter just finished first grade. It's been a rough year. She is so hard on herself when she doesn't live up to her own expectations. She played
School is ending, summer is here, and you are figuring out what your kids will be doing for those months.
You probably want to give your kids a well-deserved break, but you also don't want them to forget everything they've learned in school this year. Here are a few ideas to get you started:
1. Play outside together. 2. Go on a scavenger hunt. 3. Visit important people you don't see very often. 4. Set a goal, and work toward it. 5. Do the thing your family never has time for. 6. Pour bubble solution in a flat dish, tie a giant loop in rope, and make giant bubbles.
Follow this link for more great summer ideas!
Thanks to QsySue for the use of her funky 70s photo.