Women in STEM Picture Book Biographies

One way my history-loving child and I love to approach science is through learning about the amazing people who have taught the world so much. In honor of

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Get Started Homeschooling: Teach Math

When I was in third grade, I wrote a journal entry in a school notebook each school day, and almost every single entry began with “I hate math.”

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Hands-On Kindergarten Math with Goldilocks and Friends

If there is one story that my kids love to return to over and over again it is Goldilocks and the Three Bears.  I added these favorite Goldilocks

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Counting with Gold Coins

My preschooler struggled with counting to 10. Those upper numbers just could not seem to go in order! She also did not yet recognize the numerals, and could

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SkipBo for Kindergarten Math Learning

We play games for kindergarten this year. It’s the new normal. I’ve learned to adjust my expectations of Kindergarten learning. When Raisin was in kindergarten, he, as my first

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Alligator Fine Motor Skills Play and Math Activity

Today, “A is for Alligator” as we used tweezers and tongs to “eat” treats. Tongs are the perfect alligator-shaped mouth, and using them helps strengthen hand muscles for

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STEM Learning at My Public Library

There are so many STEM learning opportunities at my public library. Obviously, every area has it’s own budget. In areas like mine where we pay a lot of

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