Posts tagged games

Today is Teach Your Children to Save Day

By | April 24, 2014 7:13 am | 1 Comment

Any day is a good day to teach your kids to save, and it’s not something they learn in school. So start early. We can teach kids to save with simple tools — not making a huge deal out of it. Here’s an article from Forbes that it is the very best on teaching kids…


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Tick-tock — fun timers work for kids

By | April 8, 2013 8:12 am | 0 Comments

Using a timer and a reward to get kids to clean up a mess of toys is one of those simple tool that works. I remember when my kids were little, a babysitter turned a lot of challenging tasks into games. She used a timer, and they loved it. That bicycle tire clock is from…


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Geek your kids for Christmas — 100 ways

By | November 14, 2011 4:35 am | 1 Comment

We need mathematicians and scientists in this country and we need to start growing them now. Why? According to numerous reports in U.S. News and World Report and other national rags, not even half of our country’s high school graduates are prepared for college-level math or science. That’s just not good enough for us parents….


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