The Joy of Teaching – An Evan-Moor Blog

Sharing creative ideas and lessons to help children learn

August 28, 2015
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A Productive 10-Minute Lesson: Daily Practice Interactive Lessons

How do you fit basic skill practice in your curriculum when you have rigorous standards to meet? Evan-Moor has received feedback from teachers that our daily practice interactive lessons make it especially easy to help students practice and learn core … Continue reading

August 19, 2015
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Whale-Themed Classroom Activities: Spouting Good Work!

Along the Monterey coast and near our corporate office, whales can be seen offshore as they migrate through the area. Inspired by our spectacular marine visitors, this blog provides lessons and activities to help students learn about a variety of … Continue reading

August 14, 2015
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Recipe for Back-to-School: Kale Salad

At Evan-Moor, we’ve been preparing for back-to-school by focusing on healthful activities for stress relief, and our employees have been sharing some of their favorite recipes. We’d like to share these with you, too! Here’s a recipe from Paul, who … Continue reading

August 11, 2015
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How Much Sleep Do Children Need?

  It seems that while we adults know the necessity and joy of sleep, our youngsters do not. According to the National Sleep Foundation: Children ages 3 to 5 should get 11–13 hours of sleep per night. Children ages 5 … Continue reading

August 6, 2015
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Prep for a New School Year: Homework Tips

With the official kickoff of the school year, it’s the perfect time to prepare for the daily ritual of homework. Why? Establishing a regular routine is essential to developing good study habits that are sure to help your child enjoy … Continue reading