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Desalination On The Mediterranean Sea
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Desalination On The Mediterranean Sea

My kids tend to miss a lot of school but I like to think that they won’t get into trouble for all the absences because I’m not just pulling them out of class all willy-nilly. Last month, we spent 10 days on board the brand new Carnival Vista cruise ship […]

Back to School Projects on PBS Parents
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Back to School Projects on PBS Parents

My two most recent learning activities for PBS Parents focused on children (duh) and are specifically timed for back to school season. The first is a little something to boost confidence during a time of year when some young people began to doubt themselves and their abilities as they start […]

Free Educational Baseball Activities and Games
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Free Educational Baseball Activities and Games

Baseball is back in all its glory…and the school year winding down! Not only is it a fantastic sport, baseball is also a super way to help kids of any age learn math, physics and so much more during the school year and over summer break to avoid the dreaded […]

A Women’s History Month Learning Activity on PBS Parents
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A Women’s History Month Learning Activity on PBS Parents

Just as I adore my two children equally, I love each and every one of my PBS Parents Learning Activities. That said, this new one is pretty darn special to me. It’s a unique Women’s History Month Learning Activity that combines writing computer code and sharks as a way to […]

Meet Me At The Intersection of Art and Math on PBS Parents
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Meet Me At The Intersection of Art and Math on PBS Parents

My latest learning activity on PBS Parents is a rad mix of artistic imagination and basic math equation solving, and came from the brilliantly creative mind of my lovely wife. Check out The Intersection of Art and Math today on PBS Parents! This art and math activity is perfect for […]

Judge A Book By Its Cover With Your Kids
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Judge A Book By Its Cover With Your Kids

A couple quick things before I send you over to PBS Parents. 1) Justin Roberts saw his first kid’s book published this fall. It is wonderful and features prominently in my new Adventures in Learning post for PBS. 2) My pal Chris Routly is trying to Kickstart his new kid’s […]

Halloween Word Mining Activity on PBS Parents
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Halloween Word Mining Activity on PBS Parents

Halloween is now only two weeks (plus a couple of days) away! Get your kids ready with this simple Halloween word mining activity on PBS Parents to keep their brains sharp ahead of the sugar buzz lurking like a ghoulish skeleton around the corner. My latest Adventures in Learning post […]

Autumn Math on PBS Parents
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Autumn Math on PBS Parents

What happens when you combine seasonal fruit collection with a rapidly approaching writing deadline? Poof! Autumn Math with Apples and Pumpkins on PBS Parents! 😉 This one is great for homeschoolers, teachers, and people with excess apples in their kitchen. Seriously though, big love to my little lady for helping […]

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