Tips for teaching math, reading and more during Thanksgiving

11/26/2013 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (Texas)

Reading, math and critical-thinking skills all can be reinforced during Thanksgiving break, according to the educators who offer extended-learning ideas in this article. For example, shopping and cooking can provide opportunities to highlight budgeting and measurements. "When you have learning opportunities tied to family activities and family events, it makes the learning richer," said Lisa Leach, assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction for the Lubbock Independent School District in Texas.

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