Month: June 2017

An Easy Way to Understand Fractions – with video tutorials that make sense.

Mathematical Models After over a quarter of a century in the classroom, the most effective strategy I have ever found is having children draw mathematical models that illustrate what is happening with the math.  When children draw mathematical models, it makes the abstract concepts of math concrete, and then they understand why the math works.  …

Cozmo Robot Sale – A Very Cool STEM Toy

Cozmo Robot Price: $179.99 Cheapest Place to Buy: Amazon My Rating: 9.5 out of 10 Why is the Cozmo Robot is incredible? Personality – Personality & Personality.  Cozmo is a little fella with a huge personality and a mind of his own.  He’s a robot that reminds many of the Disney character named Wall-E.  Cozmo …

How to Increase Reading Comprehension

Why I Wrote This Post I wrote this post to help parents – help their children – develop their reading comprehension.  The simple steps I show you in this post can be done with any novel.  Over a relatively short period of time, these simple steps will dramatically increase your child’s reading comprehension. ChickenSpike is …