Chore List with Dominoes & Numbers

Get kids excited about doing chores around the house with a Domino drawing chore list!

This activity puts a spin on a boring chore list and makes it fun and even sneaks in learning! As a kid, I remember doing chores... and loving them! My mom always made them fun to do. She'd make list of the chores to be done and number them. We'd call a number and that's the chore we'd do next. My mom tells me now that she snuck in fun things too, like watch one cartoon, but I ...

Zorbit’s Math Adventure Needs a Name for Their Home Planet

Give Zorbit's home planet a name

This contest has ended. Winners are: First prize is for the name PlusOne submitted by Georgia Beckman Second prize is for the name Zandara submitted by Juanita May Third prize is for the name KidBeHere submitted by Jenny Cawrse Random drawing is for the name Zeptron from Katherine DeDeyne Remember earlier in the summer, we helped name the main character for ...

I Spy Sensory Bag for Sight Words & Letters

I Spy Sensory Bag for Sight Words & Letters

Make this I Spy sensory bag for all types of learning, including sight words and letters like we did, but don't stop there! Sight words have been the talk here in this house this past week or so. Henry was stuck on the same list for over a month, only to realize that it was because he wasn't doing his 'job' at school by remembering to turn in his list to his teacher to be ...

Meet GoldieBlox! Blocks Just for Girls!

Goldieblox Building Blocks for Girls

I have three boys that just love to build with blocks. The creations they make is incredible to me, their imaginations soar when they're building. And then they play with it for hours afterwards (or until their little brother may knock it down). Blocks are so open-ended that we've done many activities with them, they're incredible for learning opportunities! When I was a ...