Get in Gear for Spring
At last, spring has arrived! So what can we look forward to in this season of renewal and regrowth?
First, you’ll notice that when the weather warms up, you see more plants and animals emerging. Where were they during the winter and how did they survive all that cold and snow? If you or your student is wondering, visit the posts below for all the answers:
How Animals Survive the Winter
And it is not just the plants and animals who seem to reemerge when the weather warms up. Spring has traditionally become a season of productivity for people around the world.
Spring is a good time to reassess and reorganize. For helpful ideas on how to organize your learning space visit the K12 Facebook album! And check out these additional organizational and goal-setting ideas below:
Use Google Calendar to Organize Your Family
5 Apps to Keep Students Organized
Redefine Your Goals for the Spring Semester
Finally, don’t forget to have fun. Having a good attitude can make all the difference in the world. There are a lot of ways to have fun while still being productive whether it’s playing, cooking, watching YouTube, or taking a road trip. For more fun spring activity ideas, visit our Pinterest board.
Remember, there are always ways to make activities fun and educational. The activities below will get your student outside and learning:
5 Learning Opportunities this Spring
If you are still enjoying Spring Break and are looking for a quick educational trip, be sure to read our series on amazing American landmarks. You may be surprised to find that there are learning opportunities right in your back yard!
Featured Image – Matthias Ripp / CC by 2.0
Peter Spain is a contributing writer for Learning Liftoff and a manager at K12. A graduate from George Mason University, Peter has worked for several years in the education and entertainment industry. He strives to make learning fun for children by contributing to the games and activities section of the site, and keeping an eye out for advancements in edutainment.