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Jacqueline

Your Kid's Body Shaming Is Killing My Kid

Your Kid’s Body Shaming Is Killing My Kid

Today I ran across a video of my kid singing the Colbie Caillat song “Try.” After doing the ugly, snotty cry, I had a revelation: it’s time for kids to take accountability for body shaming and bullying each other.…

Please Stop Telling Children How to Read

Please Stop Telling Children How to Read

Not long ago a friend of mine posted something on Facebook that made me very sad. It had to do with how to read. She posted something like, “Looking for suggestions on chapter books for my son. The teacher…

25 Show Dogs Movie Lessons and Activities

25 Show Dogs Movie Lessons and Activities

EDIT 5/21: As I often do, I wrote about lessons and activities to go with this movie before seeing it. (I am not part of a movie preview group.) However, I can’t in good conscience leave this up without…

Nintendo Labo Review (Is it worth it?)

Nintendo Labo Review (Is It Worth It?)

Not long ago, I posted about Nintendo Labo on social media. Since then, I’ve received some follow-up questions so I decided to do a Nintendo Labo Review. How It All Started A few months ago, I started to notice…