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  1. Great Debate Results: Projects or Tests?

      What is better for learning hands-on projects or tests? Our reader results say Hands-On Projects!  Do you agree?   Let us know what you think.                                   Blog Great Debate ...

    04/01/2016 - 16:48 - 36 comments

  2. 5 Cents-ible Ways to Save Money

      Saving doesn’t have to be painful. You just need a plan, a place to save your pennies, and a few tricks to stop yourself when you feel the urge to spend. Try these: Split it down the middle. Clean out two glass jars. Label one “SAVE” and the other ...

    04/14/2016 - 18:20 - 20 comments

  3. Discovery Girls Leadership Summit 2016

    We thought it was time to introduce you to the girls who will be attending this year’s Discovery Girls Leadership Summit, which is being held this month in Northern California. Congratulations to all of the girls who were selected last fall—we’re looking ...

    05/05/2016 - 13:03 - 21 comments

  4. 5 Ways to Play with Your PB&J

    April 2 was National PB&J Day! Here are ways to beat bag-lunch boredom toward the end of the school year. Five tips include things like: Swap out the bread: Try toasted waffles, an English muffin, a bagel, or a tortilla wrap instead. Bring on the ...

    04/22/2016 - 06:36 - 7 comments

  5. Great Debate Question:

    Do kids learn more by studying for tests, or by doing hands-on projects? We need  your help! We need your answers to our upcoming  Great Debate question! If you’d like to have a chance to have your answer appear in our April/May 2016, please write and ...

    04/24/2016 - 06:46 - 15 comments

  6. Host a Cinco de Mayo Sleepover

    Celebrate this Mexican holiday straight into the weekend—sleepover style! Here’s how:   Make it festive. Decorate your room with bright colors, including green, white, and red—the colors of the Mexican flag. Hang a piñata shaped like a star, a donkey, or ...

    05/03/2016 - 16:30 - 5 comments

  7. Extra Embarrassing Moments!

    We know how much you love embarrassing moments, so here’s a treat! Enjoy!   Phone Poem One day at lunch, I let my crush play games on my phone. When I wasn't looking, he went through my texts and found a three-page poem I wrote about him, and he read ...

    03/15/2016 - 15:57 - 49 comments

  8. A Book Club You’ll Love

    It’s National Library Week!  Support your local library by starting a book club with friends. Reading books is just the beginning of what you and your book-loving buds can do.   Be the critic. Write reviews of a book you read, and ask your librarian for ...

    04/12/2016 - 08:14 - 8 comments

  9. Great Debate: Gift or Gift Card

    We asked our readers what they thought was better to receive as a gift.  A gift or a gift card.....   Our readers who responded to the Great Debate question were almost split with their answers. Do you agree with our reader’s response?  We want to hear ...

    04/07/2016 - 14:36 - 15 comments

  10. Great Debate: Boy BFFs

      Do you think the good things about having a boy as your BFF outweigh the bad? Our reader results say YES!  Do you agree?  Let us know what you think.       Blog GD ...

    03/22/2016 - 13:50 - 16 comments

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