Summer Bridge Workbooks ~ Best Workbooks Prevent Summer Slide

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Updated: July 10th, 2019When my son finished kindergarten, I overheard someone ask his teacher about summer bridge workbooks. While my kids did workbooks, I’d never heard of summer slide and summer enrichment. According to NWEA, for kids in 3rd – 8th grades, students lose skills in math and reading. They went on to explain for … Read moreSummer Bridge Workbooks ~ Best Workbooks Prevent Summer Slide

KiwiCo Review ~ Tinker Crate and Eureka Crate for Older Kids

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Updated: June 7th, 2019Are Kiwi Crates worth the money? For our family, yes. Here’s our KiwiCo review. ‘Twas the week before Christmas, and I didn’t have a great gift idea for my 12 and 14 year old sons. I was on the email list for KiwiCo and was getting their holiday specials. I enjoyed reading … Read moreKiwiCo Review ~ Tinker Crate and Eureka Crate for Older Kids

Space Rail Roller Coasters are Educational

Updated: April 26th, 2019Space Rail Roller Coasters are educational in many ways. Building this coaster teaches physics, engineering, design, and science. All the while, you will strengthen your critical thinking skills. It will take time and patience to set up. You will want to take the time to read the directions for each step but … Read moreSpace Rail Roller Coasters are Educational

Best Family Board Games to Play with Your Kids

Updated: April 2nd, 2019When you play family board games with your kids, you are doing a lot of good. You will never regret this time. And no matter what their ages, it’s never too late to start playing games as a family. Starting this habit is fun, educational and will pay off in so many … Read moreBest Family Board Games to Play with Your Kids

Montreal Cognitive Assessment Diagnose Cognitive Impairment

Updated: June 7th, 2019The Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) was designed by Dr. Ziad Nasreddine in Montreal, Canada in the year 1996. This assessment method was authenticated and legalized to diagnose slight cognitive impairment in people. Since then, the (MoCA) has been widely regarded. Professionals administer this test around the world. They consider it a very … Read moreMontreal Cognitive Assessment Diagnose Cognitive Impairment

LEGO Launches Women of NASA Lego Sets

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Updated: April 30th, 2019Women of NASA lego is the new set is available! When you’re shopping for toys, finding educational toys that cater to both genders can be frustrating. There’s certainly no shortage of science and construction toys. However, oftentimes toys are marketed toward girls in stereotypical ways. LEGO is looking to change that. This fantastic … Read moreLEGO Launches Women of NASA Lego Sets

Best Engineering Toys for Kids- Best Engineering and STEM Toys

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Updated: April 30th, 2019Best Engineering Toys for STEM – Today’s world runs on technology, and it’s easy to project that the future world will only be more technology dependent. In order for those innovations to happen, we need more scientists, researchers, engineers, and developers. However, recent education trends show that fewer kids are choosing to … Read moreBest Engineering Toys for Kids- Best Engineering and STEM Toys

9 Special Needs Toys That Will Challenge and Amuse

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Updated: March 14th, 2019Special needs toys – Caring for children with special needs is a challenging but rewarding task. It requires long hours of sacrifice, unconditional love, and plenty of patience. Of course, you want only the best for your child — and that includes play time. Educational toys are a great tool to use … Read more9 Special Needs Toys That Will Challenge and Amuse

Best Science Toys That Will Inspire a Generation

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Updated: April 2nd, 2019Best science toys – Remember how fun it was to play with toys as a child? You may not have realized then it was also helping your brain development in a huge way. In fact, scientists have found that the more stimulation a child’s brain receives at a young age, the more … Read moreBest Science Toys That Will Inspire a Generation

Best Educational Toys for STEM Learning

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Updated: April 2nd, 2019Best educational toys – Giving children a strong STEM education at a young age is vital to their future success. Even if they don’t grow up to become scientists or engineers, kids develop certain skill sets in childhood. Our goal as parents and educators is to create a love of learning in … Read moreBest Educational Toys for STEM Learning