Take a Break from Pokemon Go

Looking for activities to keep your little trainer occupied when they aren’t playing Pokemon Go? Why not try some of these: Make your own version of Pokemon Go at home by hiding adorable Pokemon bookmarks in your books. Have your child find them and then each time your child completes a book, have them collect the pokemon from the book! …

Manipulatives- Catering to a child’s unique abilities

Kids have different learning styles and abilities, so it’s important to support their individual needs. Our extensive collection of manipulatives offers you the tools to help reach, teach and delight all children, at whatever stage they may be. We carefully select manipulatives that help kids learn at their own unique pace and while giving them the guidance to reach their …

Gardening With Your Grandchild

Gardening with your grandchild offers an opportunity for you to not only talk about nature with them, but also have your grandchild explore their relationship with Mother Nature. So How Do I Start? Since your grandchild will want a plant that yields results quickly, consider one of these quick growing vegetables: • Radishes • Green Onions • Lettuce • Baby …

Science Experiments for Grandchildren

Wondering how you can influence your grandchild to be more involved with science? Teach them how to make products they already know and love such as lip gloss or glow sticks! Your grandchild will have fun making objects from scratch and may not even realize that they are engaging with science while making them. Make Lip Gloss! Your grandchildren probably …

Weekly Summer Science Extravaganza!

While science is commonly associated with chemical reactions and volcanic explosions, part of science is also learning about animals, space, dinosaurs, geology and more. We’ve devised a schedule where each week you and your child can explore a new topic in science all summer long! Week 1: Learn about Animals This week we encourage you to focus on all types …

Ready, Set, Code!

Say hello to the new Code & Go™ Robot Mouse Activity Set–designed to help kids start learning important skills like coding, critical thinking, problem solving, and more. This innovative set is one of the many Learning Resources STEM products that are created to deliver breakthroughs in understanding and prepare kids for brighter futures. Get Started Pick an activity card with …

How to Pick Gender Neutral Toys

Lately there has been an influx of interest by new parents for gender neutral toys for their child. What Are Gender Neutral Toys? Toys that aren’t stereotyped and can be played with by both genders Why Are They Important? Toys act as a way of communication for children. By giving your grandchild a gender specific toy, you are perpetrating the …

Get Inspired and Get Decorating!

The goals for decorating a classroom are always the same- make the classroom feel warm, friendly and inspiring. These classroom themes are sure to do just that! Get inspired by these awesome classrooms and get the look in your own room! Calling all Super Classrooms Celebrate your “super” class everyday with these bright and cheerful classroom decorations. Give Your Classroom …

Family Road Trip Essentials

You’re planning a vacation with your family and already dreading the car ride. While we can’t guarantee your child will avoid asking you “are we there yet?”, we can give you suggestions to make it asked less frequently and to make your car ride a bit more bearable. Single Player Games When you are considering games for the car, you …