real (and creative) math!

Things have been picking up speed around here. We've got lots of exciting projects to tell you about (I'm just working on getting the photos off my camera whilst searching for the missing cord). But for now, check out this piece about real and creative math I wrote that is now featured on The Savvy Source.

Real (and Creative) Math for Preschoolers

If ever there was an all around creativity, problem solving, and thinking builder, it would be math! With a strong foundation for how math is used and its potential for solving problems, young children can get the right start to their relationship with math. Through the use of models and concrete experience, they can find the magic that math has to offer and have fun in the process!

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a great excuse for a cabin night

Many of you know about our family's Cabin Nights, a time for us to come together away from media, distractions of the day, and even electricity. We simply love these nights for what they give us creatively: togetherness, songs in the dark, candlelit dinner-picnics, stories, and an exploration in to the expression of our deepest souls.

Now there's another reason to hold a Cabin Night of your own:

Join us on Saturday, March 28, 2009, at 8:30pm for Earth Hour!