Beyond the Classroom

Teach kids that education goes beyond the classroom!
These educational games are a sneaky way to
make learning fun.

Fun & Free Printable Autumn Worksheets!

Football, falling leaves, and harvest. Sweaters, flannel, and boots. Pumpkins, gourds, and turkeys. It's Autumn!To get our kiddos as excited about Fall as we are, we're teaming up with Education.com for som...
Cook by Colours

Cook by Colours: The Fun & Easy Way to Get Littles in the Kitchen

One of K's very best friends had a sleepover with us last night, and the girls kept begging for a snack. It's a battle with K to finish dinner, but snacks? She can eat them like nobody's business. You know what that's like, I'm sure. So I decided to get a litt...
cootie catchers

Learning Sight Words with a Cootie Catcher

SCI-SS-ORS. She has the chant, the moves, and the claps down. My 7-year-old has successfully mastered the spelling of a word as complicated as scissors simply by turning it into a cheer. Merely memorizing spel...
The Human Body

Simple and Fun Ways to Learn About the Human Body

Happy Science Saturday, mama! In honor of the last Science Saturday in our long list of sneaky mom tricks to make your kids love learning - we're exploring the human body. Did you ever sing “Head and Shoulders, Knees and Toes” to your little ones? I rememb...

Brilliantly Easy Math Game for Kids: Flashcard Lava Pit!

From Barbies and G.I. Joes to slaying dragons, saving damsels in distress, and playing princesses, children love imaginative, creative play. They're eager to create new worlds, stories, and characters for themselves. Action-packed plot lines excite them and ...