by Jan Larson of Sewing and Such
Do you need a new way to show how fractions are used “in real life”?
How about a lesson on following directions?
Or maybe just a creative outlet for busy hands and wandering minds?
Sewing can do ALL THAT and more. Continue reading
I’ve been involved in the creative problem solving program, Odyssey of the Mind, for the past four years. When I read the following, I was immediately struck by how many of these skills children learn participating in Odyssey of the Mind. Continue reading
Since it appears to be that time of year, I’ve been thinking about what my son will be doing for high school this year. He would be a freshman but more importantly to many around here, he would be on the football team. He likes football, he would play football if given the chance, he will not go back to school to do so–his choice. Continue reading
What is fantasy football? Put simply, it’s a statistics competition with football players generating the statistics. In a fantasy football league, each person “drafts” a team of football players whose individual stats accumulate for the fantasy team’s total. Continue reading