Category: Homeschooling

Dive in with Jim Henson’s ‘Splash and Bubbles’

(this post originally appeared November 16, 2016 on Hey ocean explorers! Fresh from PBS KIDS is a brand-new underwater comedy-adventure starring Splash, a yellow fusilier fish, Bubbles, a Mandarin dragonet, and their Reeftown friends. Together they meet new creatures and learn about the many different ways life looks and lives under the sea. Kids

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PBS KIDS Pumpkin Carving

(this post originally appeared October 13, 2016 on Autumn has always been a favorite time at our house. I love the familiar smell of pumpkin spices and the promise of warming soups and cozy sweaters. The sound of cool, crisp air rustling the trees outside conjures up a festival of bright-orange and yellow gourds

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Back to School with ‘Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood’

(this post originally appeared August 25, 2016 on Tuesday, Sept. 6, our favorite fuzzy friend, Daniel Tiger, kicks off a week of new episodes and new songs that focus specifically on school-readiness strategies. I had the opportunity to watch two of the upcoming shows, “No Red Sweater for Daniel/Teacher Harriet’s New Hairdo” and “Daniel’s Allergy/Allergies

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