Disney’s Born in China

Disneynature’s Born In China Trailer Disneynature was launched in April 2008. Its mission is to bring the world’s top nature filmmakers together to share a wide variety of wildlife stories on the big screen in order to engage, inspire and educate theatrical audiences everywhere. Walt Disney was a pioneer in wildlife filmmaking, producing 13 True-Life […]

The Lion King Solar Eclipse Projection Activity

If you happen to be some of the many people who haven’t been able to find solar eclipse glasses in your area don’t fret completely.  You and your family can still take part in this exciting event.  Check out these SOLAR ECLIPSE PINHOLE BOX PROJECTOR and BINOCULAR PROJECTOR activities we have on our blog today brought to […]

PBS LearningMedia Gives Students A Chance to Explore Chinese History

Students of all ages undoubtedly see summer as a “break from school,” but it is a fact that those who do not use their time off to build upon skills learned during the school year and expand their knowledge, are more likely to need to relearn materials and garner lower skills on standardized tests.  In […]

Give Your Kid the Gift That Lasts a Lifetime – MuzzyBBC & Language Acquisition

Disclosure: This post was provided by eAccountable and contains affiliate links that may yield commissions earned at no cost to you. Give Your Kid the Gift That Lasts a Lifetime How often have you bought your kid that one toy they just had to have only to find that less than a week later it […]

Zap Zap Math App Review

Zap Zap Math sponsored my post today about this educational mobile app. I’ve never been a limit screen time mom.  Our daughter loved playing games on her handheld consoles, computer and then eventually her own phone.  She is now majoring in video game design so I don’t think it was a bad move on our part […]

The Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge

When our daughter was younger, while other girls were playing with Barbies and pretend food, Amber was mixing up slime and creating science projects.  All she wanted to do was science experiments during summer breaks. When she found her tribe of peers and teachers at a magnet school in 2nd grade she excelled even further in […]

Bridge Of Spies on Blu-ray and Digital HD 2/2/2016

Disney and Dreamworks invite you to take a step back into an era of espionage and Cold War. Steven Spielberg directs a dramatic thriller set against the backdrop of a series of historic events, Bridge of Spies tells the story of James Donovan (Tom Hanks), a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of […]

Celebrate Women’s Equality Day With This Suffrage Fashion Idea & SUFFRAGETTE In Theaters This October

Happy Women’s Equality Day! On August 26th, 1920 the United States government accorded women the right to vote. Each year, the President of the United States designates August 26th as Women’s Equality Day to commemorate this landmark decision. We invite you to share the significance of both Women’s Equality Day on August 26 and the upcoming release of Suffragette on October 23 by […]

Italki Review

Language is life. As social creatures, our ability to communicate with those around us define the limits and borders of our world. Learning a foreign language not only expands our ease of travel, but expands our world, inviting in beautiful complexity of new cultures and ideas. It would be hard to argue that learning a foreign language is good for you, but of course, learning a language can be a Giant investment of time and resources.

The Very First TV Network-Branded Online Course

While we’re finished our homeschool journey and I had not anticipated blogging any more about it, I ended up with an interesting e-mail in my inbox earlier this month that I found too interesting not to share.

For all of you with high school aged students looking to either beef up their transcript or earn dual college credit here is an easy, inexpensive way to get three credits from an accredited institution, the very first online course from HISTORY and The University of Oklahoma: “United States, 1865 to the Present”.