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Must-Haves for a Successful Elementary School Fair

By |March 30th, 2018|

Spring is a time for opening the windows and doors, sloshing through the mud, and celebrating the end of the cold winter. It is also a time when schools start planning for their yearly fair that raises money for school activities, encourages kids to participate in extracurricular events, and invites the entire community to show […]

5 Fun Ways to Celebrate Easter with Your Kids This Spring

By |March 20th, 2018|

This spring, celebrate Easter with your family and friends by hosting a fun and kid-friendly backyard party. If you don’t celebrate Easter, you can adapt your festivities to commemorate the season of rebirth, growth, and the promise of warmer days ahead. Here are five fun ways to celebrate your long Easter weekend.
#1: Egg Shell Painting
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Staycation? 5 Fun Ways to Spend Your March Break at Home

By |March 5th, 2018|

Between Christmas and Easter, students don’t have much to look forward to. The days are long and cold, and there are few, if any, holidays to look forward to. That’s why Spring Break can feel like the most wonderful time of the year. Sitting smack-dab in the middle of the most uneventful time of year […]

How to Prevent the Cold From Ruining Your Outdoor Party

By |February 28th, 2018|

Anyone born in the winter months knows what it feels like to throw a birthday party inside. Summer babies have it so easy. They can host their birthday parties in the backyard, on the beach, or by the pool and never have to worry about the temperature dropping. But if you’re born between October and […]

3 Fun Outdoor Activities that Cure the Winter Blues

By |January 18th, 2018|

 

With Christmas long-gone and three more months of winter ahead of us, some of us may be experiencing that January phenomenon called the “winter blues.” Not everyone experiences that sad and lonely feeling, but those of us who do simply cannot wait for the first hint of spring to come and greet us. An important […]

How to Throw the Perfect Outdoor Winter Wonderland Party

By |January 8th, 2018|

This winter, we’re experiencing some of the coldest weather in recent memory. Arctic winds and icy temperatures make us want to sink into the couch under a pile of blankets and consume copious amounts of hot chocolate. But since Canadian winters represent almost half the year, it’s more important to embrace the cold weather than […]

5 Dead Giveaways That Spoil a Surprise Birthday Party

By |December 22nd, 2017|

It’s a real disappointment when the birthday boy or girl has to pretend to be surprised when you put so much effort into organizing a surprise party for them. If they’re too embarrassed to admit that they knew about it, you spend the rest of the party trying to figure out how you slipped up. […]

How to Throw a New Year’s Eve Party for the Whole Family

By |December 8th, 2017|

The difficulty with hosting a New Year’s Eve party for the whole family is that it’s hard to find activities that are appropriate for children and fun for grown-ups. Parents and their friends want to sit back and enjoy a relaxing evening, while kids want to run around and show off their new Christmas toys. […]

Avoid These Common December Birthday Party-Planning Mistakes

By |November 23rd, 2017|

For those of us who are unfortunate enough to be born in December, the holidays have a way of stealing our thunder. It doesn’t matter if we don’t celebrate Christmas or Hanukah ourselves. If all our friends are busy spending the holidays with their families, throwing a birthday party can be a lonely experience, especially […]

How to Throw the Best Holiday Party For Elementary Students

By |November 10th, 2017|

The holidays are fast approaching and if you and the other teachers at your school haven’t already started planning the end-of-year party for your students, it’s time to start! November may have just started, but the Christmas break will be here faster than you know it. If you want to show your students a great […]