No Way! That's FREE Education?

Thank you for sharing this. I've checked it out briefly, because it seems to be working with a ...more

Disco Spelling Test

On the way to work and school this morning, I popped in a 70s CD from the year of my birth.  The first song immediately took me back a few years to an afternoon at the kitchen table.  Homework help.Noah was learning to spell the days of the week and "Saturday" was stumping him.  For whatever reason, he'd always leave a letter out or add an incorrect ABC.  It frustrated him because as much as we'd study, he'd get it wrong every time.  Then I remembered this song. ...more

Humor me Friday.

   And here's another video to bring a smile on your face this Friday. If you've seen this before, see it again and pass it on to someone who might need a smile this Friday! ...more

Creating a Good Study Habit for Your Kids

Back to school is right around the corner. I know, I know -- doesn't it seem like summer vacation just started? We've been hanging out by the pool and enjoying sleeping late, but the stores have already started the Back to School sales. When you are buying the notebooks -- remember, every one needs to be a different color, no characters unless child approved, and don't forget that every other one needs pockets, except that the one for Spanish needs brackets -- take the time to create a great study environment for your children. ...more

As a former public school teacher I find this a wonderful list of homework tips. When you work ...more

Study Skill Tips for Parents

Good study habits are essential for students of all ages. Certainly, no two students have the exact same style of learning, and what works for one student may not work for another. However, when it comes to time to do homework, every child can benefit from a little organization. Here are a few tips to help your child develop better study habits: Tip#1 Create a system for keeping track of homework and tests.   ...more


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