Blog posts of '2020' 'January'

Squishy Squash: A Lesson in Destruction

Assorted squishy toys from Raymond Geddes.

When you tell your elementary students that part of today’s lesson involves destroying a squishy toy, their jaws will probably drop in awe. Sure, they love tearing apart their squishies, but never have they thought that anything could be learned from doing so. Kids like squishies for all kinds of ...

Guiding Your Child in a New Year’s Resolution

New Year's Resolution.

The year 2020 is almost here, and with it, your resolutions for self-improvement! As we reflect on how well our lives went throughout 2019, we know we have room for improvement in many areas. Maybe you have been talking about losing weight, quitting smoking, or saving more money. Everyone makes se...