The Little Gardener: Helping Children Connect with the Natural World

The Little Gardener: Helping Children Connect with the Natural World

The Little Gardener is an engaging illustrated guide for parents, grandparents, caregivers, and educators who want to help children explore the natural world through gardening. Part how–to, part teaching tool, and part inspiration, The Little Gardener is a thoughtful combination of detailed instructions, tips, anecdotes, and seasonal activities designed to connect gardeners to natural systems. With fun projects, [...]

The Cookie Thief Girl Scout Mystery (Girl Scout Mysteries)

The Cookie Thief Girl Scout Mystery (Girl Scout Mysteries)

One kooky cookie factory! One delivery truck! One slimy rat! And lots of cookies! Equals one delicious adventure! It’s Girl Scout Cookie sale time for Avery, Ella and their friends Kate and Annie. The girls even get a chance to tour a new bakery where cookies are made! But when the girls see a mysterious [...]

Be Your Own Hero

Be Your Own Hero

Help Kids Discover Their Own Inner Hero We often teach children that heroes are famous because of something they did, but it's just as important to teach them that heroes are remembered for who they are. In Be Your Own Hero, Lisa King reveals what it takes to be a real-life hero. And it has a whole lot [...]

Feb 29th Leap Year

Feb 29th Leap Year

Welcome to my classroom : today's lesson is all about Leap Year In a leap year, the extra day is added at the end of February, giving it 29 days instead of 28. The extra day is called a leap day, or an intercalary day. It takes the earth a little bit less than 365 ¼ days (365.242 [...]

Awesome Kitchen Science Experiments for Kids

Awesome Kitchen Science Experiments for Kids

50 STEAM Projects You Can Eat! 50 educational (and edible!) science experiments you can do at home In laboratories, at school, and even in your house—science happens everywhere. Awesome Kitchen Science Experiments for Kids brings the excitement of scientific investigation to your kitchen with a heaping helping of experiments that you can really sink your teeth into! [...]

What’s the Point of Maths?

What’s the Point of Maths?

incredible historical and contemporary stories explore the often surprising origins of the maths we use today, from number sequences to trigonometry. Crazy facts, magic tricks, and mathematical brainteasers will amuse and entertain even the most reluctant math students. Find out why an hour has 60 rather than 100 minutes and how prime numbers keep the [...]