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Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code

Perfect for fans of The Babysitters Club and anyone interested in computer science, this series is published in partnership with the organization Girls Who Code! Loops, variables, input/output – Lucy can’t wait to get started with the new coding club at school. Finally, an after school activity that she’s really interested in. But Lucy’s excitement turns to disappointment(…)

Make Your Kid a Money Genius

Make Your Kid a Money Genius

I’m no money genius.  I can balance my checkbook and (knock on wood) have never bounced a check.  I have 6 months of savings in an emergency fund and I have a retirement account (albeit small).  I do ok financially, but I want my daughter to do better.  Isn’t that what we wish for our kids(…)

101 Coolest Simple Science Experiments

101 Coolest Simple Science Experiments

Perform Mind-Blowing Science Experiments at Home! You’ll have the time of your life conducting these incredible, wacky and fun experiments with your parents, teachers, babysitters and other adults. You’ll investigate, answer your questions and expand your knowledge using everyday household items. In this book, kids are prompted with a scientific question and then follow detailed(…)

STEM Books for Science Saturday:  Hello Ruby

STEM Books for Science Saturday: Hello Ruby

Hello Ruby: Adventures in Coding Meet Ruby―a small girl with a huge imagination, and the determination to solve any puzzle. As Ruby stomps around her world making new friends, including the Wise Snow Leopard, the Friendly Foxes, and the Messy Robots, kids will be introduced to the fundamentals of computational thinking, like how to break(…)

Start Reading with Beginning Readers

Start Reading with Beginning Readers

From the time they are born, we start reading to them.  When it’s time to transition to them reading on their own, beginning readers are the perfect place to start.  Get your child ready to read in three simple steps!  First, read the book to your child.  Second, read the book together.  Third, encourage your child(…)

Mysteries for Kids

Mysteries for Kids

I grew up reading Encyclopedia Brown and enjoyed solving mysteries with him.  There are so many more options these days (or so it seems).  Here are some great mysteries to introduce your children to solving capers. The Case of The Poached Egg: A Wilcox & Griswold Mystery By Robin Newman Illustrated by Deborah Zemke When(…)