Learn History Through Movies – a Great List of American History Videos

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If you are studying American History this year, or like to strew educational videos for your kids, Robin Sampson at Heart of Wisdom has put together a printable reference timeline and a great list of American History videos. For me, …

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National Chemistry Week – Hands-On Chemistry at Texas A&M

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Mixing things together, explosions, expanding polymers, gooey substances are all stuff my kids adore about science. So, this year for National Chemistry Week, the girls and I followed the lure of an day of chemistry fun and headed up to …

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A Trip to Six Flags When You Read with Your Kids

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It’s time to register for the Six Flags Read to Succeed program again. If you’ve never participated in this program and live within 250 miles of a participating Six Flags theme park, you have been missing out on a great …

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When Kids are Too Busy

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A few years ago, I looked at Kgirl’s schedule and realized that I had tilted too far into the land of formal schoolwork and activities. There was no room in her schedule for her. All the things that she used …

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Fun with Math: HexaFlexagons

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Every once in a while I run across a resource that screams – THIS IS SO COOL!   Well, today is one of those days. The following two videos from Vi Hart a bunch of cool things you can do …

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