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Celebrate Read Across America Day with Dr. Seuss School Supplies

Worlds with wizards and medieval castles. A group of entrepreneurial teenagers starting their own babysitting business. A young girl masquerading as a boy aboard a 17th century ship. Though vastly different universes, these plotlines all have one thing in common: they can be found in books. Every ye...

Ravens School Supplies: Celebrate the Super Bowl in School

They may have been the 9.5 underdogs, but the Ravens snagged the AFC Championship from the Patriots anyway, and Baltimoreans are now suiting up in their best purple fan gear to get ready to cheer their team on at the Super Bowl.

Hardcore football fanatics who happen to be teachers by day might seiz...

Fall in Love with Geddes’ Valentine’s Day School Supplies

We’ve counted down to the New Year and packed away all of our holiday decorations from December. Though the rush and stress of buying gifts and wrapping them up in pretty packages is finally over, another holiday is right around the corner: Valentine’s Day. Every February 14th, millions of Americans...

Elementary Math Lesson Plan: Calculating Percentages

Cash registers: they’re a coveted toy amongst children of all ages who want to scan items, handle cash, and use what they know about math to calculate discounts, sales, and merchandise totals. Just like house, playing store is an appealing game because it allows children to replicate the environment...

School-wide Positive Behavior Support: Using School Supplies as Incentives

New Year, new start for everyone: from those on the dieting bandwagon to students in grade school beginning the winter quarter. School-wide Positive Behavior Support (SWPBIS) can reinforce and support positive performance and conduct amongst students, helping children to succeed in 2013. By encourag...

How a School Store Helps Students Learn: Tips from a School Supply Store

Mathematics is an abstract study – a slew of symbols that have to be translated into concrete figures that form a solution. For many children, visual depictions of equations and hands-on experience with math help them to understand larger concepts in the subject. If Sally takes away two pieces of ca...