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Math is an important subject in school and everyday life. It not only helps us understand and calculate numbers, but also helps us on logical thinking and referencing. Sometimes math can be boring. It is great if we can make math fun for kids, so they will enjoy learning this important subject. Luckily there are many fun math games available, be it online, or an app. How to choose math games for your kids? Here are some good math games… Read More

Color and Number Games for Preschool Kids post image

Do you have a kid who is learning colors and numbers? Safari School is a fun app for kids in preschool age who are learning numbers, colors, grouping and sorting. There are 3 levels and over 50 activities in the app for kids of different age and different skill levels. It is a fun one to check out. The interface of the app is quite straight forward. When kids start the app, parents can help them choose the age level… Read More

4 Poems for Kids to Read and Write on Thanksgiving Day post image

Are you ready for Thanksgiving? What are you planning to do with kids on Thanksgiving day, besides eating turkey? Have you ever tried reading Thanksgiving poems with kids? As part of our poetry for kids collection, we are sharing 4 Thanksgiving poems for kids to read. If kids are interested, there is a poem template that they can fill in words to have their own Thanksgiving poem. This 5 Little Turkey poem is very cute. The author even made a… Read More

7 Tips for Keeping Your Kids Safe Online post image

With so many devices at home and school, from computers to mobile devices, kids can get on the internet easily and it is hard to know what they do and what they see online. What can parents do to ensure online safety of our children, so they are not staying on screen too long, they are not giving out password by accident, and they are not bullied online? 1. Get involved. The best way to keep your kids safe online… Read More

140 Pages Free Thanksgiving Printables for Learning post image

Thanksgiving is always a fun time for kids. It is also a busy time for parents. How to keep kids entertained while you are busy? Today we share some free Thanksgiving themed printables that are designed to encourage learning around the Thanksgiving holiday. These printables require little time from you, and are all about learning, including exercises on numbers, shapes, sizes, simple math problems, literacy, letters, sight words, simple sentences. There are also some turkey games, fine motor practice sheets… Read More

Bobo Explores Light

We have put some best app lists based on kids age and subject, if you are interested in those lists, please visit Best Educational Apps for Kids - Grouped by Age and Subject. In the past several months, iGameMom reviewed many science apps for preschool kids. We can't wait to share the Best Science Apps for Preschool Kids. Please note, we had a list on science app for preschool kids already, that list is focused on natural and animal science… Read More

6 Simple Science Activities Kids Love post image

Do you like science? Do you do science activities with kids at home? Today we share simple science activities you can do with kids, and most take little preparing time, and almost all of the activities require minimum materials.   Turn off the light at night, and explore the shadows Explore features about water and ice with simple activities Make a parachute and learn the science of float Set up an experiment making the egg fly Make a LEGO drawbot Watch… Read More

9 Math YouTube Channels for Preschool and Kindergarten Kids post image

We posted a math YouTube channel list for school age kids. Today we share a list of math channels for preschool and kindergarten kids. Most educational resources for younger kids don't separate different subjects, so there are few channels for younger kids just focus on math, instead these are educational YouTube channels for young children with extensive math contents. Childcare Land is a great early learning resource. There is a section of preschool math, all are hands on activities. If… Read More

Best Learning Tools for Kids to Learn Computer Coding post image

We have posted several lists of Learning Tools for Kids. Today we continue on the lists, adding Best Learning Tools for Kids to Learn Computer Coding. Computer programming is becoming a more and more essential skill for today’s kids. Even if they are not planning to become a computer programmer, it is important for them to know how computers work and be more comfortable when interacting with digital machines. I am glad to see many organizations recognize the need and developed… Read More

250 Free Halloween Math Printable Worksheets post image

Kids are easily excited for Halloween. How to leverage their excitement into learning? Here are some fun Halloween themed math printable worksheets for kids. All are free. I like printables. Especially during busy holiday seasons, it is the easiest way to keep kids occupied and entertained. Of course, it is always a plus if they are having fun while learning something. For kids just start learning numbers and counting, these 2 counting sheets are fun ones to use during the… Read More

Best Math Learning Tools for Kids on iPad and Other Tablets post image

We started putting together Best Learning Tools on iPad and other Tablet series. Today we have best math learning tools on iPad and other tablets. There are many math apps available, we have put together 45 math game apps for kids grouped by age and learning objectives. However, in this learning tool post, we only include math apps that can be used as teaching and learning tools, apps that explain math concepts behind the numbers, not just practice app. For… Read More

Kids Animal Science App

Today's Best Educational Apps for Kids list is Best Natural and Animal Science Apps for Elementary School Kids (age 6 to 10). There is another list of science apps for this age group but on other subjects, such as astronomy, physics, or chemistry. For this other science app list, you can visit Best Science Apps for Elementary Kids. Please add your favorite nature and animal science apps in the comment area. I will update the list periodically. I really like the series of Smithsonian book apps.  There… Read More

65 Sets of Free Fall Themed Printable for Kids – Over 1000 Pages post image

Recently I did a quick search on fall printable worksheets and I found many fun ones for kids. It is amazing how much learning resources are available on the internet for FREE. Since summer is behind us, and fall is coming, I am sharing these FREE Fall Themed Printables. Hope you like them like I do. Free leaves identification card Free printable fruit preschool number sequence puzzle 50 free Fall printables, include coloring pages, autumn leaf puppets, apple math, and many more… Read More

Math Activities for Family Vacation and Holiday Travels post image

Travel experience is good for kids. They get opportunities to learn things they would otherwise not being able to. We have a post about how to turn travel experience into a learning experience. Today we share some ideas on math activities for kids during family vacation and holiday travels. 11 Fun Activities for Kids to Do During Travel There are many ways kids can learn and practice math during travel. 1. Calculate Gas Mileage: If you are driving, you can… Read More

How Joining Art Club Improved My Math Score post image

Can art help kids learn math? I have a personal story to tell. It is one of the most memorable lessons I learned from a teacher, a lesson went beyond art and math, a lesson impacted how I teach my own child. When I was a middle school student, I was not very good in geometry. I just could not picture those shapes and angles in my head, or see them. I had been very good in math, but I… Read More