Mama, Where’s the Car Engine?

Some time back, G2 asked me about the car engine. Since I know very little about car engines, all I could do was open the bonnet and show him what it looked like. Well, okay, I did point out the battery and I also showed him where the petrol goes in. Unfortunately, that was aboutContinue reading “Mama, Where’s the Car Engine?”

Let’s Talk About Growing Up! Wellcast Explores the Physical, Mental and Emotional Paths to Wellness

Found this gem of a channel on Youtube by accident and it was too good not to share… There are a lot of topics we should talk to our children about but we don’t. Sometimes we don’t think to talk about it until it happens; other times, we just don’t know how to talk aboutContinue reading “Let’s Talk About Growing Up! Wellcast Explores the Physical, Mental and Emotional Paths to Wellness”

How to Find Safe and Educational Videos on the Internet

There are a lot of terrific educational videos on the Internet. Unfortunately, it can be time consuming and tedious to search for the good ones. And if you want to make sure it is entirely appropriate for your child, you usually have to watch it through once first before you show it to your child.Continue reading “How to Find Safe and Educational Videos on the Internet”

Online Educational Videos

Youtube has some great educational videos.  I got these links from the BrillKids Forum.  You can learn Math and English with Shemarookids.  Learn how to write the letters of the alphabet: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YO3njx3f4ZU You can learn phonics.  Here’s one on the letter “U”: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3QTJdx8GA6w Here are some Math videos…  Learn multiplication by 10’s: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v6AqBll93vk Subtraction: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M0Xb7YOVKUgContinue reading “Online Educational Videos”