Easy as Pi Activities
March 14th is Pi (π) Day! Pi Day was established by physicist Larry Shaw in 1988. Pi is the ratio of the circumference to the diameter of a circle, meaning that regardless of the circle’s size, the ratio will always equal pi. Fun fact: Did you know that 3.14 is also famed mathematician Albert Einstein’s […]Read Article
31 Days of Winter Activities Printable
‘Tis the season to be freezin’! While December is a month filled with cheer, it also brings colder temps and shorter days. To prevent the winter blues from getting you down this season, we wanted to pass along this free 31 Days of Winter Activities printable. This printable, which is appropriate for all ages, lists […]Read Article
Team Turkey or Team Pie? Take Our Thanksgiving ...
Take a few minutes to take our short Thanksgiving quiz to find out which dinner item from a Thanksgiving feast best describes your teaching style! […]Read Article
Ditch New Year’s Resolutions for Good!
Try Taking These Small Steps to a Healthier and Happier YOU for 2021 Instead New Year’s resolutions don’t work. According to US News, 80 percent of New Year’s resolutions don’t live to see the light of day by the second week of February. Keeping this in mind, we put together a list of 31 things […]Read Article
Help Your Students Spread Holiday Cheer with Th...
It is indeed though giving to others that we receive. This invaluable lesson must be experienced to be learned. It is critical for all students—our nation’s future leaders—to understand the value of giving and the benefits of selfless volunteerism first-hand. Even if you work in a public school system with a diverse population of students, […]Read Article
‘Tis The Season for Giving, Service, and Practi...
The holiday season is upon us. With so much diversity among the student body, it’s a good time of the year to pause and reflect upon how we as teachers can help instill compassion and the importance of service amongst our students. We recently asked some of our PLS instructors and team members to share […]Read Article
These 14 Facts About the Fourth of July Will Su...
You know your American history. You know that Betsy Ross designed the American Flag and that Francis Scott Key penned the Star-Spangled Banner during the British bombing of Ft. McHenry during the War of 1812. Think those are all the facts you will need to know to win a July 4th trivia contest this year? […]Read Article