Coco for the Soul

Coco is a movie about a young boy with big dreams to become an accomplished musician. For the longest time, Miguel has been keen to prove his talent to the world. However, his family disapproves of his dreams. In his haste to join a talent competition and show everyone what he’s made of once and […]

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Finding Prime in Family Time

The Incredibles is a movie about a family of superheroes and how they overcome problems of epic proportions. Mr. Incredible battles crime on a daily basis. Little does he know, a single fan will become his greatest enemy. Buddy Pine, a.k.a. Incrediboy, is Mr. Incredible’s biggest admirer. He wants to be just like Mr. Incredible. He […]

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Of Babies and Multiplications

If you’ve ever questioned where you came from, the movie Storks may be the most heartwarming answer to that question yet. This is a tale about a stork delivery service called Cornerstore, and how the service came to the call of a lonely little boy called Nate. Tired of being the only kid in the […]

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Have A Heart this Christmas!

December is here, and Christmas is coming! It’s the most wonderful time of the year…or not. If you get tired of fancy decorations, carols playing on repeat in the malls, or how your schedule fills up with shopping and family dos, you may come across as Ebenezer Scrooge or even the Grinch to your family […]

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Tags: fun math, heart, measurement, size, volume


Gamification – Who says learning and fun don’t mix?

A lot has been said about gamification for learning. While it may all seem like another round of fun and games (which is a part of it), why should you gamify your lesson content for your kids at all? In our quest (Hey, life IS a game!) to help our young learners improve, research has […]

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