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Pink is to draw.

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The PINK in our palette is the act of making marks on paper. All kids can draw. More importantly, they believe they can draw, and they enjoy it. For various reasons, a lot of grown-ups have lost their belief in their abilities, and their enthusiasm over this simple act of creating, thinking and feeling has waned. Drawing is more than an artistic act. It helps our brains and well-being in ways that only drawing can. So here’s PINK in an attempt to keep the faith alive.

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Inspired by Hogwarts 2

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Inspired by Hogwarts 2

We’re rereading the HARRY POTTER series, and we have some new activities inspired by Hogwarts.

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7 Kids’ Activities Inspired by the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

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7 Kids’ Activities Inspired by the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

As a fan of the 2012 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animated series, a TMNT-themed set of unschooling activities was inevitable.

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19 Ways To Foster Love of Reading Through Play and Stories

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19 Ways To Foster Love of Reading Through Play and Stories

A few specific examples of how we are fostering love of reading through two broad themes: STORIES and PLAY.

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10 Activities To Do With Kids & Monsters

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10 Activities To Do With Kids & Monsters

In this set of activities, we experiment with light and shadows, create our own monster slime, and play some of our favorite homemade games.

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7 Things We Learned Through Vampires

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7 Things We Learned Through Vampires

Learn a bit of History, Literature, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Geography and Art. Through vampires.

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Inspired by The Doctor

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Inspired by The Doctor

Here are the 7 activities we did during a week inspired by The Doctor.

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Inspired by The Golden Compass

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Inspired by The Golden Compass

Philip Pullman’s HIS DARK MATERIALS trilogy inspired a week of learning activities.

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Exploring Mummies for Kids

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Exploring Mummies for Kids

Mummies provide a wealth of opportunities for learning, including the science behind the process & the history and culture of an ancient civilization.

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Frame By Frame

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Frame By Frame

Frame by Frame is one of our many storytelling activities. In this, we create comic books on the fly, a sort of improv comic book creation.

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Guided Tales: Quest

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Guided Tales: Quest

A simple creative writing activity to help G structure some of his made-up tales.

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