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Teaching Tips, Ask the Experts

New Cursive Standards? 3 Easy Steps to Get Your Classroom Cursive-Ready

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Many states have adopted cursive back into their state standards. Why? Elementary students' classroom time is still predominately pencil and paper. In fact, as the grades progress, students spend...Continue reading

 

Summer Activities

Home Connection, In the News

National Ice Cream Day + 4 Free or Inexpensive Summer Activities for Families

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Summer is a great time for families to expand their young learner’s mind with hands-on, educational experiences. The simplest activities can teach the greatest lessons and create the longest-...Continue reading

 

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Teaching Tips, Home Connection

Happy Teddy Bear Picnic Day!

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Wait, what holiday are we celebrating? Yes, we know it sounds silly, but we’re celebrating Teddy Bear Picnic Day. So, what is Teddy Bear Picnic Day exactly? Teddy Bear Picnic Day is a special day...Continue reading

 

Summer Activities

Teaching Tips, Readiness

Are Your Pre-K Students Ready for Lowercase Letters?

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The Pre-K classroom on the first day of school is quite a place to behold! All these little ones—some well-versed at saying bye to their families, some crying nonstop, some knowing their shapes,...Continue reading

 

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