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Straw Paper Airplanes DIY

With a few household goods, you can create the craziest looking airplane you’ve ever seen. But also one that flies incredibly true.

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Learning About Emotions with Snowmen

Teachable moments when it comes to feelings shouldn’t be while your child is experiencing a strong emotion. Instead find a quiet time to talk about and play with emotions.

Bedtime Story Episode

How to Raise a Confident Reader

As parents, we want to raise confident readers, but the whole prospect of how to accomplish it can be stressful. But it doesn’t have to be.

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Tabletop Bow and Arrows and History

A tabletop bow and arrow kit is a fun, easy craft for school-free kids, while also allowing for discussion about the first Thanksgiving meal.

Charity Starts at Home

Charity Starts at Home (Video)

In this episode of Adventures in Learning, we talk about charity and offer a fun idea for making giving a family affair.

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Thanksgiving Time Capsule

Teaching young children about being thankful, an abstract concept, can be tricky. Creating a Thanksgiving time capsule is a good way to work on these concepts together and involving the whole family is a great way to model thankfulness as well.