Parent and Child Resources
July 17, 2018 • Rebecca Engle
Art is an important part of life and in this entry in our Summer Learning Series, we share some activities to try different mediums, art projects that use household items, and ways to enjoy fine art at home. We also introduce Edmonia Lewis - a professional sculptor who made many famous sculptures.
July 10, 2018 • Rebecca Engle
Math is a necessary skill - from bills and budgets to measurements and mileage - we encounter math in our daily lives. Some of us find ourselves using math in our jobs, much like Benjamin Banneker. In this post, we share some math activities that are relevant to our daily lives and how Benjamin Banneker used math in his work.
July 03, 2018 • Rebecca Engle
For this Summer Learning series entry we explore a topic that many people struggle with - Public Speaking! Read about a woman who made public speaking a career and learn about some activities you and your child can do to practice public speaking.
June 26, 2018 • Rebecca Engle
For this installment in the Summer Learning series, we explore something we all love - food! We take a look at some healthy eating and share how nutrition is tied to academic achievement.
June 20, 2018 • Rebecca Engle
For this entry in our Summer Learning series we explore the wonderful world of Reading! Reading is a great past time, it can even inspire you. It certainly inspired a young boy to become a poet himself.