Author: Pam Crum

Why to Start English Lessons Early

Starting English lessons early gives students an opportunity to engage in vocabulary building, grammar skills, and writing.  In turn, this will help them strengthen their understanding of the content when they become readers as well as making real world connections …
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Water Crafts Kids Can Do Outside

Unsupervised play promotes creativity in children, but outdoor structured play that is fun and hands on can have the same effect. Crafting is a great way to get kids involved using their imagination and seeing a finished product. The beauty …
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A Spring Writing Prompt for Kids

A writing prompt is a springboard (pun intended), but each writer uses that springboard differently: performing or responding with their own uniqueness. This article helps walk students through brainstorming for a Spring writing prompt without losing their individualism. Brainstorming for …
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Outdoor Winter Safety Tips for Kids

Winter is thoroughly upon us, and kids are hoping for a snowy day so that they can get out and enjoy winter activities.  Whether they are building snow forts, sledding, skiing, ice skating, or doing other winter activities, knowing outdoor …
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