Cardboard Bikes? Yes, Please! Resources to Help Nurture Kids’ Creativity

Show this video to the little (and big) makers in your life. It tells the story of how inventor and mechanical engineer, Izhar Gafni, was inspired to take on an clever and innovative recycling project which could lead to “a time when every plastic or cardboard product that is thrown into the recycle bin will contribute to the creation of a bicycle, toy or wheelchair!” Continue reading

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Why Dinosaurs are an Important Part of a Global Education (with Book Reviews & Resources)

 
Little global kids have an insatiable passion for learning about the Earth. Continue reading

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4 Ways to Teach Global Kids Optimism & Joy

For many children, the holiday season is a great time of joy and delight.  It is easy to feel optimistic when the weeks are dotted with parties where gifts and treats are abundant. Continue reading

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First Discovery: Music – Classical Music Book Series Review

I recently wrote a review about a wonderful children’s book, (and accompanying CD), which features the music and life story of the great composer, Franz Schubert.  Continue reading

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How to Turn Your Child into a Kid Environmentalist

 

Globally-minded kids are environmentally-minded kids.  The concepts go hand-in-hand.  Continue reading

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Get Kids Hooked on Classical Music: Book Review & Resources

If you haven’t already, listen to classical music with your young children.  The exploration of various musical genres is part of a well-rounded global education Continue reading

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“Move Like an Animal” by Birdie’s Playhouse – CD Review & Giveaway!

Enriching a child’s global education with multicultural music is a great way Continue reading

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