What Age Should I Start Reading To My Child?

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Are you pregnant or expecting a child? Are you reading all the stats about the importance of reading on the formations of little brains, language, and even emotional connections to caregivers? The research on reading to children is astounding. It seems that the more we know about reading to children, the better we understand it … Read more

My First Grader Hates Homework

Does your first grader hate homework? Or is that just mine? Guess what….he isn’t the only one. I hate it too. And maybe that’s part of the problem. Was homework for first grade always a thing? Well, first of all, you should know that homework didn’t become such an essential part of education until relatively … Read more

Logical Consequences for Not Doing Homework?

I hate homework. Probably more than my kids do. Homework is a frustrating, time consuming, and questionable activity that children have been doing for ages. While the science and the teachers and the parents all differ on whether homework is really necessary…RIGHT NOW homework is a fact of life. Teachers assign it to the kids, … Read more

Teaching Children Physics To Inspire Life of Learning

teaching children physics

I’m teaching my young children physics. Sounds silly, right? Let me explain. I’m very concerned about the quality of my children’s education. And while I have spent a lot of time in researching about homeschooling options, private school, and other advanced programs for my kids, I’m not sure that I am going to utilize those … Read more