Archives for October2015

Adding It Up: Great Gaming Apps the Teach Basic Math Skills

Technology offers some imaginative techniques for math fundamentals, and fun! Your child wants to be a veterinarian, or a fireman, or a chef. What do all these vocations have in …

In Harmony: Helping Twins Strike a Balance Between Bonding and Independence

Twins have their own unique development experience that is awe-inspiring. Unlike the rest of us, they have a real life mirror, even if they are not identical, they have another …

Mindfulness: Everyday Tools for Parents and Kids

When we think of meditation, most of us get agitated at the prospect of being still, when we have so much to do all the time. We have preconceived notions …

Lifelong Readers: 5 Kid Bloggers to Encourage Your Little Storyteller

Everything about reading is changing: the medium with which we read, the content we read, even the style of storytelling changes. It can be challenging for books to compete with …

Kids Can Travel the World, with Geography Games Right on Your Smart Phone!

Geography and Mapping technology have given birth to some amazing kid-appropriate apps. In encouraging families to invite a little cultural diversity into their lives (see our blogs on Eating Your …

Inspiration for Your Young Makers: Easy to Use Digital Tools for Summer Projects

If your child is interested in creating, age-appropriate software can open up a world of experience and expression. This time of year is great for getting outside and being active, …