Mommy Musings: To Lie or Not to Lie

Welcome to the first installment of Mommy Musings... a monthly blog post that discusses things that I encounter being the mom of an 8-year-old girl... Being a mom is one of the hardest jobs around…we [...]

Is Your Toddler Overscheduled?

It’s easy to see how a school-aged child can get overscheduled—between all of the sports they might play, music, homework, dance lessons, martial arts, etc. But how is it possible for a toddler to get [...]

A Month Of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math!

Here at Learning Resources, we’re so excited about STEM, we decided to name a month after it! That’s because STEM has the potential to help children go really far in life. With a background in [...]

Teacher Tuesday: 6 Steps To A STEM-Friendly Classroom

Until recently, Science, Technology, Engineering and Math were considered topics for high school students, particularly for boys. But these 21st Century skills are now important for all students (boys and girls) beginning as early as [...]

TotBot Printable Pages!

Say hello to the latest addition to the family... the Count & Build TotBot™. This little guy helps put a new twist on early learning of shapes, colors, and numbers. And you can have some [...]

How to Support the Autism Spectrum in Your Classroom

According to the Centers for Disease Control, 1 in 68 children are on the autism spectrum. Autism Speaks reports new studies showing that figure may be closer to 1 in 45. More of these children [...]

How To Make Pinecone Owls

Looking for an easy, inexpensive and fun arts and crafts project for your kids? Try turning pinecones into owls! Not only will you and the little ones have a “hoot,” it’s also a great way [...]

Complete the Heart Triangle Printable!

Check out this free Valentine's Day printable. It's a great way for your little one to practice their fine motor skills.  All it takes is a little cutting and gluing! Print your Heart Triangle Printable (2 [...]

Why Do We Celebrate Valentine’s Day?

Flowers, chocolates, candy hearts, and love…it’s what we think of when we think about Valentine’s Day. But how did this romantic holiday actually get started? Some people believe it began with a Roman ritual, where [...]