Ensure Your Child's Success in Math - 10 Great Ways! by Susan Jarema
... Many math books are written especially for parents to provide inspiration, instruction and ideas. And the Internet now has endless math websites for all ages with online visual applications, videos, games and music. Time spent exploring math with your child will help your child excel in other areas such as science, geography, music, art and problem solving. Our children can grow up to enjoy mathematics and we parents can learn along the way. Find an hour each week to share the wonders of ...
Preparing Yourself for Home Schooling by Low Jeremy
... Different subjects may require various educational tools to help your children learn and understand their lessons better. For history and geography lessons, it is important to have a globe or a world map available as well as history and geography books within reach. For science subjects, your students would require, magnifying glasses, prisms, a microscope or a telescope depending on your child's grade level.
31 Ways to Promote Your Book in March During Small Press Month by Brent Sampson
... If people like the writing style of your review, they may investigate your book, especially if you write reviews for books within the same genre as yours. Mar 25 - Contact the public libraries in each state and mention your involvement with Small Press Month. Send them information about your book. Here's a link that will get you started: Mar 26 - Start preparing for April (National Poetry Month), especially if you have a volume of poetry you have published.
Turbo Boost Your Brain Power by Leon Edward
... Another benefit you'll gain by learning to speed read is that you train your brain to pick up the important details of the written text. Contrary to claims of some self-help courses, however, you cannot acquire a photographic memory if you don't have one to begin with; however, speed-reading is the next best thing for those of who were not born with a photographic memory. 3) Test yourself often! Here is a good memory enhancement drill. A study conducted by several colleges separated ...
Secrets from the Classroom: Avoiding Summer Learning Loss by Rob Stringer
... In 1996, in a synthesis of 39 separate studies, researchers found that the average student, returning to school in September has lost the equivalent of 1.0 to 2.6 months of previous learning—in effect, erasing this amount of learning from their mind. According to the report, the biggest losses occur in the areas of spelling and computational math (multiplication, addition, etc.). The good news for both parents and students is that this "academic atrophy" can be reduced and even eliminated.
Getting Your Kids Organized for School in 5 Quick Steps by Sara Pedersen
... When they
learn of upcoming assignments, tests, or events, they should write them down
in their planners. 5. Encourage color coding. Color affects our mood and memory. Let kids pick the
colors of their folders and notebooks to correspond to different classes. If green
reminds them of science, then they’ll know instantly to grab the green notebook
when looking for their science notes. Copyright 2005 Time to Organize. All rights reserved.
Adult Continuing Education is Healthy for You by Ian McAllister
... For instance, you are going to have to learn book-keeping unless you can afford an accountant to do the work. If you have to employ people, you will need to learn the laws that apply. How should you learn? I prefer to use a correspondence coursefor my adult continuing education, but the big advantage of attending classes is that you can get your questions answered instantly. My book about exams shows you how to find answers on the internet. You will probably find lots of eBooks about ...
Paying the Bills Truly CAN Be Painless by Rebecca Hanson
... four checking accounts, written a dozen or so checks, photocopied statements, stapled receipts, addressed and stamped all the envelopes, I am HIGH! I LOVE Spending Money! The next time you begin the ritual of Paying the Bills, just try and NOT think of what you are doing as Spending Money! Now that you know it's possible to have fun Spending Money! the old ritual just won't be the same. Do you have a secret dream, desire or hope? Contact Rebecca to learn how YOU can live your dream!