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Leap Year Crafts and Activities for Kids
Feb. 24, 2020 Blog post Leap Year Crafts and Activities for Kids main image

February 29th only comes around once every four years, meaning this might be the first leap year in your child’s or students’ memories! Don’t let this leap year come and go without turning it into a unique learning experience filled with fascinating facts and fun-filled games or crafts. Read this article to discover more about this amazing extra calendar day and find four fabulous ideas for exciting leap year activities!

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Importance of Extracurricular Activities in School & College
June 10, 2019 Blog post Importance of Extracurricular Activities in School & College main image

There’s no doubt that academics are an integral part of every child’s early life, since learning is every kid’s job! With increased rigor and the push to perform on standardized tests from a young age, it’s easy to forget that extracurricular activities also play an important role in every child’s education and development. This article reveals the benefits of extracurricular activities in school and offers you unique ideas to support your child’s passions alongside his learning.

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Creative Art Projects for Kids Using Recycled Materials
April 15, 2019 Blog post Creative Art Projects for Kids Using Recycled Materials main image

Spring is a great time to go green! The grass is growing and flowers are blooming, reminding us all what a beautiful place Earth can be. On Earth Day or every day, help your child grow a continuing sense of pride for keeping the planet clean using recycled crafts for kids. Keep reading to find fresh ideas for turning trash into treasure by reusing common household materials! 

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Meaningful Earth Day Activities for Kids and Preschool Children
April 1, 2019 Blog post Meaningful Earth Day Activities for Kids and Preschool Children main image

Even though it’s one of the largest holidays recognized worldwide, sometimes Earth Day gets lost in the shuffle as adults go about their daily grind. Don’t let your kids forget about this important holiday and celebrate with purpose using cool hands-on projects and literacy activities! Read this article to find fun-filled yet meaningful Earth Day activities for kids of all ages!

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Arts and Crafts Based Upon Your Child’s Favorite Chapter Books (Part II)
Sept. 29, 2018 Blog post Arts and Crafts Based Upon Your Child’s Favorite Chapter Books (Part II) main image

When kids engage with books beyond the physical pages, they improve critical analysis and comprehension skills by thinking more deeply about the book, its themes, characters, and more! We’ve already explored some of the best chapter books and series for kids, so let’s expand the conversation and take a look at four fantastic arts and crafts activities based on books!

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6 DIY Toys from Nature
Aug. 13, 2018 Blog post 6 DIY Toys from Nature main image

As summer comes to an end, kids often become bored and are in need energizing activities to stimulate curiosity and creativity. Get your child off the couch and out of the house by creating DIY kids toys from nature! Keep reading to discover fun-filled ideas that will keep your child busy creating and innovating from now throughout the fall!

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Creative Spring Art Projects for Kids
April 9, 2018 Blog post Creative Spring Art Projects for Kids main image

The grass is growing, and the flowers are all in bloom. Spring is the best time of year to create bright and eye-catching crafts that will flex your child’s creativity and imagination while celebrating the season! If you’re looking for refreshing new ideas for springtime crafts, this article will share 3 invigorating spring art activities for preschoolers!

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The Importance of Arts and Crafts in Early Education
Nov. 10, 2017 Blog post The Importance of Arts and Crafts in Early Education main image

Since artwork is one of the very first outlets kids use to express their individuality, it’s no wonder that they love it so much! But did you know that engaging in art can have a huge impact on your child’s academic and lifelong success? Kids use art to explore their world, all while building a foundation for a whole host of critical skills!

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Afterschool Activities: 5 Ways to Learn Outside the Classroom
March 6, 2017 Blog post Afterschool Activities: 5 Ways to Learn Outside the Classroom main image

Did you know that when a child comes home from school, they’re still learning? As humans, we’re constantly learning by adapting and responding to the world around us. Here’s an article that will offer exciting ideas to keep the learning and creativity flowing, long after the school day ends!

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Cooking with Kids: 5 Essential Skills Your Child Can Learn
Dec. 5, 2016 Blog post Cooking with Kids: 5 Essential Skills Your Child Can Learn main image

Did you know that everyday life experiences can teach your child a wealth of critically important skills? This holiday season, call in your new sous chef: your preschooler! While you might not think there is a lot your child can do in the kitchen, you’ll find that there are many tasks your cook could do in the kitchen. In doing so, they will learn some unexpected skills to last a lifetime. 

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