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Brain Breaks for the Classroom

Brain breaks in the classroom? When I grew up the classroom was quite different than the classroom that I teach in today.  I recall sitting at my desk for roughly six hours every day.  I was expected to just take it all in and…

What is a Total Lunar Eclipse?

One of the biggest astronomical events is happening  January 20! For the first time in 19 years, people living in North and South America will be able to enjoy a total lunar eclipse.  Referred to as the Super Blood Moon Eclipse, this is…

Teach Your Kid to be a Pinball Wizard

It's summertime, and the kids are home! The beginning of summer seems to roll on smoothly as the kids sleep in or head to the pool.  As a mom, I try to give my kids a little time to just be kids and enjoy summer, but after a week or two, I…