Best Ways to Save Money on School Supplies

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School supplies don’t seem like they’d be all that expensive, but once you start checking off all the items on the list from your child’s school, the costs begin to add up fast! Luckily, with some smart shopping, you can save money on school supplies and still get everything your kids need for a s...

Cute School Supplies and Where to Find Them

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You can get school supplies just about anywhere. But cute school supplies? Those can be a little bit harder to find! Your child’s school supplies give them the opportunity to express themselves and their personality to their classmates, so why not let them pick out items that are fun to use and cu...

5 Tips for Organizing Class Parties

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Classroom parties are events that kids live for and parents and teachers struggle to organize. Many components must come together to create events that keep the students entertained and happy without overwhelming the teacher and rendering the whole day useless.  The most successful class partie...

5 Whole Class Reward Ideas for Teachers

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Are you tired of looking out into your classroom to see glazed-over faces?  Maybe you’re exhausted from spending hours lesson planning only to find that your students aren’t as engaged as you had hoped.  A whole class reward system is the perfect solution to re-ignite your students’ interest.  ...

How Do Fidget Toys Help With Anxiety?


In the 1990s, there were stress balls. More recently, fidget spinners were all the rage, and now Pop Its are the hot new toy every kid wants for the holidays. What is it about these fidget toys that leave both kids and adults enraptured? One of the most compelling reasons is that these toys tha...

Best Home School Prize Box Ideas


If you’re a homeschooling parent, you want to make sure your child has just as much fun learning at home as they would if they were spending their days in a traditional classroom. One way to do this is by having a home school prize box to reward them for a job well done. Here are some fun prize...