2020 Summer Game #15: Piggyback Race

I was at a family reunion a few years back. We had four generations at the farm that my grandparents purchased many many years ago. My dad grew up on this patch of heaven, his sister and husband took over the farm and raised their family, then their … [Read more...]

2020 Summer Game #14: Ring Around the Product

Are you looking for a way to practice the multiplication facts? We totally have the game for you! Ring Around the Product, game P32 in Math Card Games book, is a fun game to practice multiplication facts. You’ll need the Basic Number cards without … [Read more...]

2020 Summer Game #13: Equal Quotient

Summer is almost over. I know, I know! Some of you are clapping your hands over your ears and muttering “I can’t hear you, I can’t hear you”, but it is happening. Remember when you were a kid and summer lasted forever? My sister and I spent the … [Read more...]

2020 Summer Game #12: One or Two

This week’s game is chosen in honor of Dr. Cotter’s granddaughter, AnnaRene, marrying her best friend and most amazing man, Chris, almost exactly a year ago. It was a magical day. I still choke up when I think of Chris's face when he first saw his … [Read more...]

2020 Summer Game #11: Rounding War

It’s August. Mid-August, if you’re rounding. If you round up, it’s September! It’s the beginning of school!! I know there are few of you starting school already. Some of you are waiting until it’s really September. But no matter how you look at it, … [Read more...]

2020 Summer Game #10: Make 16 Cents

Are you all enjoying your summer? Are these weekly games helping the kids keep their skills sharp and brains working? We don’t want all last year's information lost in the lazy days of summer. So grab the kids, grab neighbor kids, grab the cousins, … [Read more...]