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  •         Integrated Accelerated Learning activities for teachers, parents and students
    Integrated Accelerated Learning activities for teachers, parents and students
    Integrated Accelerated Learning is fun. We all learn in a different way. However, for most people, the brain remembers best what is learned first and last. This is called primacy and recency. That means the information that is in the middle may go...
  • Tiananmen Square on September 30, 2014
    Home school: Are your ready to begin?
    When I first began our homeschooling journey, I took my children out to run some errands with me. I remember walking by a cafe and seeing another family sitting together at a table. The children all sitting quietly while their mother read. I felt...
  • Researchers find that curiosity makes the brain learn better
    Researchers find that curiosity makes the brain learn better
    Curiosity did not kill the cat it made it learn better. The first connection between curiosity and improved learning and memory has been found by Dr. Matthias Gruber of University of California at Davis and colleagues. The discovery was reported...
  • Bearded dragons show social learning
    Researchers find first evidence that reptiles learn through imitation
    Science Daily reported today that a team of researchers from Hungary and the UK have shown the first evidence that reptiles can learn through imitation. Before this, learning through imitation was thought to be unique to humans and their closest...
  • Llamas have become fixtures at many children's zoos.
    Facts about llamas
    Farming is an integral part of society across many cultures. Animals like chickens, cows, goats, pigs, sheep and horses have been used by man for so long that they are now regarded as being “domestic animals,” especially those that can...
  • Donkeys are very docile animals and they make good farm pets.
    Facts about donkeys
    Farming is an integral part of society across many cultures. Animals like donkeys, chickens, cows, goats, pigs and sheep have been used by people for so long that they are now regarded as being “domestic animals,” especially those that...
  • Sheep travel in herds called "flocks" or "mods."
    Facts about sheep
    Farming is an integral part of society across many cultures. Animals like sheep, chickens, cows, goats and pigs have been used by people for so long that they are now regarded as being “domestic animals,” specifically those that can be...
  • Pigs are highly intelligent creatures that are sometimes kept as pets.
    Facts about pigs
    Farming is an integral part of society across many cultures. Animals like pigs, chickens, cows, goats, and sheep have been used by humans for so long that they are now regarded as being “domestic animals,” especially those that can be...
  • Goats are very social creatures that can learn their names and come when called.
    Facts about goats
    Farming is an integral part of society across many cultures. Animals like goats, chickens, cows, pigs and sheep have been used by man for so long that they are now regarded as being “domestic animals,” specifically those that can be...
  • Baby chickens are called "chicks."
    Facts about chickens
    Farming is an integral part of society across many cultures. Animals like chickens, cows, goats, pigs and sheep have been used by humans for so long that they are now regarded as being “domestic animals,” especially those that can be...
  • Cows have been essential to humans for centuries.
    Facts about cows
    Farming is an integral part of society across many cultures. Animals like cows, chickens, goats, pigs and sheep have been used by man for so long that they are now regarded as being “domestic animals,” specifically those that can be...
  • Blue jeans frequently appear on fashion runways.
    Facts about blue jeans
    Blue jeans are an extremely common kind of pants that are worn in many countries. Blue jeans can be found throughout the world. Although they are most popular in North America and Europe, they are also common in South America, Oceania, and Asia....
  • Jeff Witchel is an Adobe Certified Instructor.
    Interview with Jeff Witchel: An Adobe Certified Instructor
    Understanding how to use various computer programs is a skill that most employers value. In recent years, Adobe has become the go-to software company for many projects across various fields. Hence, individuals who have the ability to use...
  • Panda's love to snack on bamboo!
    Facts about bamboo
    Bamboo is a very unique looking plant. A form of evergreen tree with a distinctive looking trunk, bamboo is native to Asia but it has quickly expanded into other parts of the world such as Europe and America where it has thrived so much that some...
  • Sugar is often sold in little packets.
    Facts about sugar
    Sugar is an essential mineral that is found in food, plants and even the human body. Sugars are actually carbohydrates that are made up of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen. Although there are many different kinds of sugars, the most well-known is the...