Science Experiments for Kids | Exploring Air Pressure

Observing Air Pressure If your child jumps for joy at the thought of blowing things up, she will really enjoy the Bottle Balloon Blow-Up experiments. Though her excitement may die down temporarily when she realizes the only thing getting blown up is the balloon, it will be quickly reignited when she realizes that she can …

Best Educational Apps for Preschoolers & Kids of All Ages

PJ Masks all shout hooray! It’s time to be a hero and save the city from the villains, Romeo, Luna Girl, Night Ninja and the Ninjalinos. Your children will learn valuable social lessons like sharing and taking turns as they suit up as Gecko, Owlette or Cat Boy. The app is free, but additional levels …

Tips for Traveling with Kids, Road Trips with Kids

Traveling with kids on a long car trip — we’ve all been there. Before you’ve even crossed town lines the, “Are we there yet?” starts getting asked or, “How long until we get there?” via GIPHY So how do you cope? Follow these tips to help ease the process and maybe even have a little …

Easy Rosh Hashanah Recipes the Whole Family Will Enjoy

Rosh Hashanah recipes don’t have to be difficult to follow. In fact, the easier they are to make, the more you can enjoy making them! All of the recipes featured here can be made simply and presented as rustic creations, but they also look great when plated on a doily, served on fine china, or …

Learning to Read | Reading Comprehension Skills

Book Report Practice Your child’s first book report assignment can be very stressful. It’s hard to know what elements go into a book report, how much detail to go into, and how to present the information. You can circumvent this anxiety by practicing book reports at home with him. Making a Book Mobile to describe …

Conversation Starter: What Does Apartheid Mean?

Can you imagine having to go to a different school than your friends because of your skin color? You probably know that before America’s civil rights movement changed American society, this would have been the case. South Africa’s apartheid law was not so different.  Four hundred years ago, Dutch people sailed to South Africa and …