Preschool Math Games

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This week, the last remaining students on summer break will return to school. For many, this is a bitter-sweet time where they must say goodbye to fun summer experiences and unlimited free time, and say hello to old friends and new teachers. For other kids, this will be their first step into the exciting world of […]

Teacher Profile: Jessica Mellor

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Recess Blog: Tell us a little about yourself. Jessica Mellor: My name is Jessica and I teach at Praire Star Middle School in Leawood, Kansas. I teach grades 6-8, and I have been teaching for 7 years now. RB: What was your main motivation for becoming a teacher? JM: Growing up, I just really liked […]

Play Time Sneak Peak

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School may be starting soon, but summer isn’t over yet! While all of our free days will soon expire, we still have several weeks left to do whatever we want, whenever we want! Now is the time to take advantage of these days to spend all day long having a blast. Every year, one of […]

New Products for Back to School

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I know that it can have a way of sneaking up on you, so let me just warn you right now: school is back in session in just a few short weeks! We hope your summer has been (and still is) full of fun trips to the pool and spending your days in the sun, […]

Benefits of Playing Music

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If you haven’t been able to tell from some of our older posts, we love TED Talks around here! TED Ed recently put out this interesting and informative video about playing music and the benefits that come along with it. If you are wanting to get your child involved in a new hobby but aren’t […]

Fun and Educational Video Games

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Kids will be kids, and as long as those kids are being kids, they are gonna play video games. Even though the summertime is mostly spent outside, there is no denying that children will still find refuge in their favorite video games when the thermometer is reading in the triple digits outside. Luckily, that doesn’t […]