5 Brain Boosting Ways to Use a Sandbox

Brain Boosting Ways to Use a Sandbox

As a kid, I remember having the infamous turtle sandbox. I loved playing in it with my sister and making fun sand castles and burying toys. What I didn’t know was that I was building and enhancing developmental and academic skills that would help lead to my future success in school! In my article listing … [Read more…]

Create Your Own Dino Day

Create Your Own Dino Day

One summer, as part of our Educational Disney Countdown, my boys and I created a Dino Day at home. There are so many ways to explore and discover dinosaurs right in your own living room or backyard. In this article, I will share some easy and fun ways to create your own Dino Day! The … [Read more…]

Explore New Jersey: 50+ Places to Discover Science in New Jersey

50+ Places to Discover Science in New Jersey

As stated in my first Kids and Science article, science is all around us. It is in our bodies, in our kitchens, outside our window and, or course, in our schools. Scientific discoveries can also be done all throughout NJ! There are so many amazing places to visit and explore all over NJ to help … [Read more…]

10 Brain Boosting Snow Day Activities

snow day activities

It’s that time of year again! The snow is falling, the kids are wearing their jammies inside out and you’re getting the 5am call that says those words you have been waiting for, “No School Today!” Everyone loves snow days! Since I was little, I loved watching the snow fall and hoping for a snow … [Read more…]