Spelling Games to Take the Tedium Out of Spelling Homework

G2 has started working on his spelling at school and he recently came home with his first spelling list. I was a little worried about getting him to practice his spelling words because he hates to write and he gets so easily distracted if I ask him to spell out the words to me. Getting himContinue reading “Spelling Games to Take the Tedium Out of Spelling Homework”

What?! No Homework is Good for Kids?

I like to think that I’m as open to new ideas as they come but I must confess that even I hesitate over this one… Kids are Better Off Without Homework Or so they say, according to an article in the Daily Telegraph… Well, okay, let’s be more accurate – the stance is that is that “thereContinue reading “What?! No Homework is Good for Kids?”