Back to School Party

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What an exciting time of the year this is! Just about every school is back in session, and most of the kids are actually excited to be a year older and continue to learning journey. Since you have a brand new class with new students who most likely don’t know each other, one of the […]

Road Trip Activities

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Road trips are just about the most bittersweet activity a family can go on. On one hand, you are getting to spend quality time with the family, and the promise of a fun destination resides at the end of your map. On the other hand…that’s a long time to spend in the car. We can’t […]

Teacher Profile: Debra Ojeda

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Recess Blog: Tell us a little about yourself. Debra Ojeda:  My name is Debra and I teach a preschool class for 3-year-olds at Ivy League Learning Center in Overland Park, Kansas. I have been teaching for 15 years. I decided to go into teaching because I love children, and I love watching them learn new things. […]

Preschool Math Games

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This week, the last remaining students on summer break will return to school. For many, this is a bitter-sweet time where they must say goodbye to fun summer experiences and unlimited free time, and say hello to old friends and new teachers. For other kids, this will be their first step into the exciting world of […]

Teacher Profile: Jessica Mellor

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Recess Blog: Tell us a little about yourself. Jessica Mellor: My name is Jessica and I teach at Praire Star Middle School in Leawood, Kansas. I teach grades 6-8, and I have been teaching for 7 years now. RB: What was your main motivation for becoming a teacher? JM: Growing up, I just really liked […]

Play Time Sneak Peak

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School may be starting soon, but summer isn’t over yet! While all of our free days will soon expire, we still have several weeks left to do whatever we want, whenever we want! Now is the time to take advantage of these days to spend all day long having a blast. Every year, one of […]