These printable mazes for kids, or puzzles and mazes in general, are excellent educational worksheets for developing kids small motor skills and spacial perception skills. You can print the traditional printable mazes, counting mazes and PrintActivities exclusive . Follow the happy faces to find the path through the printed maze. Kids will have fun with these maze printables which appeal to kids from preschool and kindergarten up to grade school. Happy Face Hints Printable Mazes For these mazes for kids, follow the happy faces to the end of the maze. 9x12 Mazes:Happy Face Maze 1Happy Face Maze 2 Happy Face Maze 3 Happy Face Maze 4 Alphabet Letter Shaped Mazes All of these printable mazes for kids are in the shape of a letter of the alphabet. Counting Worksheet Mazes The sets of counting mazes for kids are not traditional mazes with walls. Counting By 1s MazesCounting By 2s MazesCounting By 3s MazesCounting By 4s MazesCounting By 5s Mazes Special Occasion & Holiday Mazes Birthday Mazes St.
Fun Learning Activities To Enhance Your Child's School SkillsNo 'him' or 'her'; preschool fights gender biasSTOCKHOLM (AP) — At the "Egalia" preschool, staff avoid using words like "him" or "her" and address the 33 kids as "friends" rather than girls and boys. From the color and placement of toys to the choice of books, every detail has been carefully planned to make sure the children don't fall into gender stereotypes. "Society expects girls to be girlie, nice and pretty and boys to be manly, rough and outgoing," says Jenny Johnsson, a 31-year-old teacher. "Egalia gives them a fantastic opportunity to be whoever they want to be." The taxpayer-funded preschool which opened last year in the liberal Sodermalm district of Stockholm for kids aged 1 to 6 is among the most radical examples of Sweden's efforts to engineer equality between the sexes from childhood onward. Breaking down gender roles is a core mission in the national curriculum for preschools, underpinned by the theory that even in highly egalitarian-minded Sweden, society gives boys an unfair edge. View gallery
Speech-language therapy resources and games that workPolitics and the Classroom: One More Try - Stanley Fish BlogReaders who responded to my column lampooning the University of Colorado’s plan to raise $9 million for a chair in conservative thought aggressively reopened a question I took up in several columns written in 2006. The question, provoked by the fact that according to a survey only 2 or 3 percent of the C.U. faculty identifies as Republican, is, what is the relationship between the political affiliations of a faculty member and his or her classroom performance? And the answer I gave, and would still give, is none, necessarily. The objections raised to this argument in 2006 have all surfaced again, and although I have replied to them often, I obviously have not vanquished them; and since the issue is an important one, I’m going to give it another try, as Milton might say, “yet once more.” But before taking up the substantive points made by those who disagree with me, I want to correct some mistaken assertions of fact. You don’t have to take my word for it.
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100 Best (and free) Books for an Education (Adapted from Will Durant similar list)Adapted from Will Durant's list One Hundred 'Best' Books For an Eductation which was first published in The American Magazine issue CVIII (December, 1929) and republished in The Greatest Minds and Ideas of All Time (Simon and Schuster, 2002). This site aims to modernize the list by attempting to make all of this information available freely online through ebooks, sound recordings, maps and videos. The original books are listed and my goal was to write a short paraphrase of each book on the list. Click on a group to learn more about a book. Group 1 - Introductory * 1 John Arthur Thomson, The Outline of Science: A Plain Story Simply Told (4 vol.) * 2 Logan Clendening, The Human Body * 3 John Harvey Kellogg, The New Dietetics, pp 1-531, 975-1011 * 4 William James, Principles of Psychology (2 vol.) * 5 Herbert George Wells, The Outline of History, ch. 1-14 * 6 William Graham Sumner, Folkways * 7 James Frazer, The Golden Bough (1 vol. abridged) Group 2 - Asia and Africa * 5 Wells, ch. 15-21, 26