The Joy of Teaching – An Evan-Moor Blog

Sharing creative ideas and lessons to help children learn

November 25, 2014
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Teaching Homeschool Math with Evan-Moor Books

Isn’t it wonderful when kids beg to do certain learning activities? Capturing student interest certainly makes the learning process more enjoyable for both the teacher and the students. As an elementary school teacher, my goal was to find that balance … Continue reading

November 20, 2014
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10 Ways to Save Money with Evan-Moor E-books

Every homeschooler (and teacher) I know enjoys saving money. Personally, I have found that Evan-Moor provides quality activities at a very reasonable cost. Here are 10 ways to save money by using Evan-Moor e-books: Explore e-book sample pages and free … Continue reading

Elementary students points to location on a world map

November 13, 2014
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Geography Activities Give Students a Taste of the World

Knowing where food comes from, recognizing foreign currency, and finding a southwest location on a map are all valuable life skills that can be conveyed in geography lessons to help prepare students for career- and college-readiness in an increasingly global … Continue reading

November 3, 2014
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Thanksgiving Holiday and Making Connections with History

Try these Thanksgiving crafts and activities for kids that bring Thanksgiving history alive. The busy holiday season is the perfect time for introducing history in the classroom. Students are naturally excited and filled with anticipation. Use resources that explore what … Continue reading