Science comes alive

If you are not an early riser, be sure to set your alarms for the total lunar eclipse that will start tomorrow morning at 7:45AM EST.   Take the opportunity to talk to your children about the moon, the galaxy, the…

Picture Books

When reading with your children, be sure to point out the pictures and ask them to tell a story with the picture. This helps young readers learn main idea and details. It also starts the process of predicting outcomes, which…

Home-schooling

I have been thinking more and more about home schooling lately. At this point, I think it has so many positives that far outweigh the negatives. I think that “out of the box” thinking and learning is at an all…