100 Ways to Teach With Science Fiction

Sparking a love of learning can be difficult. Not all of us love math. Many people loath science. Others don’t see the relevance of learning about history. As parents and teachers, how can we help kids cultivate a love of learning? Sometimes all it takes is the right book, movie, or TV show. That little spark of interest can develop into a full-blown obsession and before you know it, you are considered a member of a “fandom”. The love of a fandom usually lasts a lifetime and this love can open up an immense world of learning opportunities.

Refrigerator Word Magnets

This is a big kid version of the ABC magnets that most parents of preschoolers have had on their refrigerators at one time or another. To make these, I located a list of the 100 most commonly used English words and the 3 of us brainstormed a list of about 50 common …