Swimming Pools Review

Summer has started and it’s getting warmer so we are taking a survey of the pools in the Santa Clara county region. Santa Clara Swim Club Pool Life Guards on duty: 11-12 Pool Depth Pool 1: 3 feet Pool 2: 14 feet Diving Pool: 20 feet Equipment: in great shape …

Daily Fun Math Ideas

I just ran into a website called Bedtime Math with absolutely fun daily ideas to incorporate a fun math puzzle into your evening. Each puzzle has options for various age levels so that you can work on the idea with all your kids at once. The ideas look really fun. …

Break Out Of The Science Box!

A lot of focus is placed on science eduction today, however most of it is really just scientific method practice. Speaking from personal experience, the scientific method is an incredibly simple process with definable steps that is not necessary for children to practice. The result of forcing the incorrect concept …

Creating a Love for Math – Part 2

Marcus Du Sautoy has done more for my kids’ understanding and love for math (or maths as he puts it in England) than I thought possible. Throughout my educational career, I spent many, many hours studying math. I thought that I really understood all of it. But then I sat …