Meaning and Magic: Holiday Recipes

We’ve got a slew of articles planned to help you and your kids learn and grow together during a holiday season that’s filled with meaning and magic for your family. Holiday recipes are always a big part of...

5 Holiday Pies in Literature

Presents! Parades! Preparation! There is so much craziness that accompanies the holiday season and it’s time to slow down and smell the pie. That’s right, pie—the holiday staple that’s easy to be...

Gifts that Give Something Back

The holidays are a busy time of year, especially for parents and Learning Coaches who are heavily invested in their children’s education. Learning Liftoff is here to save you time and provide you with ideas...

5 Thanksgiving Crafts

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and we want to help you get ready for the holiday with some great crafts. Today, we're sharing Learning Liftoff's editors' picks for the top five easy Thanksgiving...

5 Halloween Party Ideas

From decorating pumpkins to fall recipes, we can't get enough of autumn. So today, we’re sharing even more of Learning Liftoff’s editors’ picks for the top snacks, crafts, and other fun activities to...

7 Halloween Games for Kids

Here are 7 Halloween games, perfect if you're hosting a party or just want to have fun with your kids. Kids will not only love playing these games, but making the activities can be a fun learning experience as...

26 Halloween Safety Tips

Keep Your Kids Safe While Trick-or-Treating We scoured the Internet for the best Halloween safety tips out there. You know, beyond the “watch for cars” and “don’t go to strange houses” kind of...

5 Weekend Activities

Learning Liftoff's editors picked the top snacks, crafts, and other fun weekend activities for September 12-14. Start or continue a family tradition by going apple picking! Select your farm by using Pick...

Family Friendly Fantasy Football

Free, Fun, Educational... Football? What some may think is only for diehard fans or a way to gamble, is also a fun way to practice math, strategy, and social skills. What is fantasy football? Fantasy...

5 Things to Try This Weekend

Learning Liftoff's editors pick the top snacks, crafts, and other fun things to try this weekend, August 22-24.   The 2014-15 school year is upon us, which means it’s time to work with your child to set...

10 Writing Prompts for Kids

Many students love to write, but sometimes they need a little structure when it comes to their ideas. Using a writing prompt can be a great way to jump start your student's creativity and get them writing in...

Memorial Day Lessons for Kids

For many students, Memorial Day marks the beginning of summer fun, pools opening and an extra day off from school. Why not set aside some of that time as an opportunity to teach the true meaning of the...