A third birthday for your children might feel more special than anything. Your toddler is becoming a preschooler. Say goodbye to the terrible twos, parents! Your child is able to feed himself, talking more, and heading down the road for potty training. This is the first year your child truly understands the attention he or […]
Are you needing some new idea for your next family movie night or for some kid-friendly entertainment options? Check out these movies below that the whole family will love. Some of these are old classic, movies based on books, and more. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (ages 4 and up) is a classic high-flying film featuring […]
If you are looking for some creative ways to start a conversation with your children, check out these 50 Questions To Ask Your Kids Instead Of Asking “How Was Your Day” from Her View From Home. Some of these questions are: “What made you smile today?” “Did anyone do anything silly to make you laugh?” “What […]
Get your pre-schoolers in the holiday spirit of thanksgiving with this fun learning activity packet. This Preschool Printable Thanksgiving Learning Activities from Homeschool Preschool comes with counting, ABCs, handwriting, and more activities. Click here to get this Preschool Printable Thanksgiving Learning Activities!
Advancing technology is making new educational tools available to teachers, parents and students. Global spending on educational technology is growing 17 percent a year and will increase to $252 billion by 2020, according to a recent report by EdTechXGlobal. One of the most popular new technologies is learning management systems (LMS), which use online software to help […]
MOM Tip: I love handprint crafts, but check out these adorable footprint ghosts from Crafty Morning. Use black card stock for this project so the ghosts won’t get wrinkly when they dry. A couple tips before dunking their feet in the paint – use washable paint and have some baby wipes near by for quick clean ups. Click here […]
Make alphabet and phonics learning fun with this printable Alphabet Phonics Clip Cards Game! Click here to get these FREE Alphabet Phonics Clip Card Game Printable from kidsactivities.com.
Alphabet printables for preschoolers to practice letter recognition. Great to use with do-a-dot markers. Click here for these FREE Alphabet Letter Hunt Worksheet Printables from totschooling.
Last week, we shared the first five of our top ten parenting goals for the year. Here’s a recap: Equip and empower for independence Develop soft skills and professionalism Invest in your relationship Build a strong work ethic Quash any sense of entitlement We hope you took some quality time to consider how you’re doing […]
Last week, we challenged students to set fresh new goals to jumpstart the school year. Goals that would enrich their lives and build valuable leadership skills. Now, dads and moms, it’s your turn! We can always up our games, too. As we at LifeSmart evaluate the trends among today’s teens and young adults—the success stories and […]