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Learning through play even on a a rainy day - Eureka Children's Museum

On a rainy walk home from preschool a few days ago, Ariana said “mummy, can you tell me when it’s Spring?” and although I explained to her that it already was the supposed sunshine season, the description she asked me to repeat did not fit the grey skies overhead and muddy puddles we were jumping over. 717 more words


So...what do you write? Lynn Huggins-Cooper

I get asked this question. A lot. All of the time. I find it quite hard to answer; I ‘um’ and ‘er’ quite a bit, because I write all sorts! 259 more words

Summer 2015 backlog challenge

A friend suggested I identified some books I wanted to get read this summer – of course, this does not include those I will have to read to be ready for the new academic year, but I’ll give it a shot!

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Best gifts 2014: Jumbo Banagrams

Jumbo BanagramsJumbo BANANAGRAMS is addictive, educational play for kids from 7 to 107, at home or on-the-go. Players race against each other to build JUMBO crossword grids and use all their letter tiles as quickly as they can. 17 more words

Best Gifts 2014

Essay - Interrupting Wallace

In the short story Incarnations of Burned Children David Foster Wallace is able to bring attention to the most minute of details in a number of different ways. 610 more words