Category: School Hacks

Math Facts: Why Memorization Matters

“The loftier the building, the deeper the foundation must be laid.” —Thomas a Kempis   Aren’t skyscrapers amazing? They tower over the skylines of amazing…

Five Simple Ways to Stay Focused Despite Holiday Distraction

A funny thing happens around this time of year. The twinkle lights, Christmas trees, and wreaths go up, and BOOM! Our motivation goes down.  …

13 Simple, Sanity-Saving Homeschool Hacks

Hey there! How’s it going? If there was ever a year that we needed some hacks to get through, it’s gotta be this one. Whether…

3 Ways to Survive Homeschool Stress

Three Ways to Survive Homeschool Stress   So. September 2020. Here we are. Should we laugh or cry? I’d prefer to laugh but with the…

Beyond Ice Cream: 30 Ways to Reward Kids

We are well into January and if you or your child has set goals or resolutions, it’s entirely likely that you are at the point…

Holidays are Hard! Math and Motivation

Hey there! How’s it going? I feel like we have had just a moment to breathe after Thanksgiving and that very, very soon we will…

Some SWEET Math Lessons for All that Halloween Candy!

Hey there and Happy Halloween to those of you who take part!   I hope you’ve had a great math week and that things have…

School Hacks That Really Work!

How’s it going? The school year is still fresh, so can we talk about what you’re looking to get out of the next 10 months…