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K-5 Review

I was asked to review this wonderful program and in exchange received a free trial period for each of my children. The website is easy to navigate and very engaging with lots of color and fun graphics. My children were drawn to it right away. Let me tell you what this program entails....
K-5 is an online reading and math program for children grades Kindergarten through 5th grade. It's to help build fluency and understanding in a fun way for kids through engaging games and stories. To begin, your child takes an online assessment which will help place your child in the correct area which will challenge them and help them grow in their knowledge and abilities. After taking the "test" your child is then free to begin learning. There are over 3,000 lessons and activities and with it being so child-friendly these lessons can be completed independently even for a child as young as 4-5!  The best part is that their work and progress is tracked and sent to you, the parent, in a re…

Ginger....

I'm sure you have all heard of Elf on the Shelf, right? Well....here's my twist on it.....Ginger! Went to the Dollar Store and bought a cute gingerbread stuffed toy and voila same concept with a fun, cheap twist. LOL! Here are some of her adventures thus far:






Tomorrow the little's will find her relaxing in her bathtub enjoying a bubble bath. My mother-in-law and I are having so much fun coming up with and then putting the ideas into place. :) Actually, we are probably enjoying it more than the kids! LOL!