Books That Celebrate Women Heroes for Women’s History Month

Books That Celebrate Women Heroes for Women’s History Month

Books: Lesson Plans and Activities International Women’s Day has been celebrated in small ways since 1911, at a time when women did not yet have the right to vote. However, the day never garnered much attention before 1980 when President Jimmy Carter issued the first presidential statement on...
Mar 04, 2017 4 Comments
Integrate Critical Thinking Skills & Executive Functioning

Integrate Critical Thinking Skills & Executive Functioning

Anxiety A popular phrase in educational circles these days is “teaching critical thinking skills“. Our state believes that this skill is so lacking in our students that they have added critical thinking skills to the middle school and high school curriculum. A...
Jan 09, 2017 6 Comments
Owl Babies Book Craft and Alphabet Activity

Owl Babies Book Craft and Alphabet Activity

Alphabet Owl Babies by Martin Waddell, illustrated by Patrick Benson, is a well-loved children’s picture book that has been popular with the younger set for years. Owl Babies is this week’s featured book at the Virtual Book Club. We love being part of the Virtual Book...
Oct 30, 2016 12 Comments