Month: May 2017

Magna Tiles Sale – A Great Way to Develop Math Skills!

Product: Magna Tiles Price: beginning at $49.99 Cheapest Place to Buy: Amazon My Rating: 9.5 out of 10 Size Selection: 32 piece = $49.99 48 piece = $70.12 100 piece = $119.99 Why are Magna Tiles so great? In today’s society, children are inundated with – in the words of the great Winnie the Pooh, …

Math Order Operation – A simple trick!

When children are learning any new concept, it’s a great idea to have them use something called Total Physical Response (TRP).  If you simply tell a child how to do a math problem, the likelihood of them fully understanding that concept is slim.  They will need to drill and drill for weeks and maybe even …

How to help my child with Anxiety – 2 Great Remedies

Recently I decided to research a remedy for anxiety.  I have a student who is struggling with insomnia, due to his anxiety.  Prior to this research, I had never even heard of a weighted blanket.  What I discovered was quite enlightening. Some Interesting Facts: 18% of our population suffers with some form of anxiety. Another …