Lessons at Home – Teaching Ideas for Parents – Modern Family Tree

Modern Family Tree – Who is your family?  Who made you who you are today?  Take a different approach to the old family tree and show who makes up your true family. You might have done a family tree before or seen them. The traditional family tree is really good at showing who you are Read More

Lessons at Home – Teaching Ideas for Parents – Penny Experiment

Penny Experiment – A science experiment that you can do at home with handy household ingredients.  Learn the basics of how to conduction an experiment and modify it to find new scientific understanding. Here is a science experiment for you! This is a twist on the old penny in soda experiment. What you are going Read More

Lessons at Home – Teaching Ideas for Parents – Social Study Lesson Idea

Social studies lessons should be more than learning about a country’s capital and its main export.  The following is an activity that can take as little as ten minutes and engages students by having them search on the web for unusual, fun, and cool things.  This activity is appropriate for all ages, although if their Read More