educational games

10 Unexpected Games that Help Kids Learn Through Play

“Play allows children to use their creativity while developing their imagination, dexterity, and physical, cognitive, and emotional strength. Play allows children to create and explore a world they can master, conquering fear while practicing adult roles, sometimes in conjunction with other children.” – The American Academy of Pediatrics, 2007 Contributed by Christine Dickson There’s a certain amount of fear when it comes to letting children play, and most often that fear is rooted to the […]

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7 Ways to Keep Every Kind of Student Engaged Over Winter Break

Teachers and students alike reach winter break with a sense of relief. Finally, a break from homework, critical thinking and long days! However, for teachers that relief is eventually replaced by nervousness. Without the every day routines and academic assignments that school provides, students start to gradually lose the knowledge they’ve been working so hard to gain through the first half of the year. For example, studies have proven that students’ reading skills regress, some […]

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