Make Spelling Practice Fun With Spelling City

Make Spelling Practice Fun With Spelling City

Learning spelling is one of those things that can either be deathly boring or sorta fun, depending on how you go about it. Spelling practice doesn’t have to be boring, thanks to some great resources on the internet. One of the best of these resources is Spelling...
Read Books Free Online

Read Books Free Online

Penguin Publishing has a wonderful new reading website that has a variety of books available to be read online, and donates a book to a child who needs one every time a book is read! Through the WeGiveBooks.org website, you’ll be helping to donate books to other...
Top 4 Ways for Kids to Make Money During Summer Break

Top 4 Ways for Kids to Make Money During Summer Break

During the summer months, kids have the unique opportunity to save up a little bit of cash, while learning the value of work. For kids who want to make some money, there are a few different options. You might have to get creative, but it can be done and the efforts...
Virtual Stock Trading for Kids

Virtual Stock Trading for Kids

Are you looking for ways to teach kids about how the stock market works? I’ve found a couple of stock trading games for kids that will simulate real-life trading and give kids a sense of what it’s like to invest in the real stock market. Virtual Stock...
Fun National Parks Stuff for Kids

Fun National Parks Stuff for Kids

It’s time to start planning those summer vacations, and as we’re all looking for ways to cut back on our spending a bit, a visit to one of our national parks might be the perfect choice. At the National Parks Service web site on the park fun guide page...
Find the best stuff on TV for kids

Find the best stuff on TV for kids

Did you know that TV viewing goes up ny 150% over the summer?  Check out the Smart Television Alliance site to help manage the use of the TV in your home, find the best shows for kids to watch during the time you allow it and learn ways to protect your kids from...
Memorial Day Ideas for Kids

Memorial Day Ideas for Kids

First observed in 1868 in honor of Civil War soldiers, Memorial Day these days for those of us who live in the US is often just a day off from work for parents and an opportunity for some family time. As we try to teach our kids an appreciation for those who have...
Weather Channel Kids!

Weather Channel Kids!

The Weather Channel kids! website is a fun, educational website with free fun for kids. Check out the Weather Encyclopedia (in the WeatherED section) for information on flooding, thunderstorms, tornadoes and more cool stuff. The Let’s Play! section as some neat...
Free Black History Month Activities

Free Black History Month Activities

February is Black History Month in the US, and this is a great time to learn about African American leaders and heritage. Here are a few resources and activities to get you started! Resources  Frederick Douglas – American Visionary online museum exhibit...
Free Science Activities for Kids

Free Science Activities for Kids

Science experiments are a fantastic way to learn while having fun, and ZOOMsci is full of free ideas for science activities and experiments. Try making butter in the Chemistry section, a homemade flashlight in the Engineering section, or a potato maze in the Life...