Singing Round Songs!

Posted on Nov 18, 2019
Singing Round Songs!

Songs ‘in the round’ are a great way to get multiple people involved in singing at the same time! Understanding Round Songs Round Songs are musical songs where two or more people are singing a similar melody, but the words and the starting time are different for each person (or group of people). They are […]

The Life Cycle!

Posted on Oct 22, 2019
The Life Cycle!

When it comes to teaching or learning science, there might not be anything more fundamental than the cycle of life! All living things start from somewhere or something, then grow, reproduce, and die. What makes life cycles extra interesting is that they are also very different! Learning About the Life Cycle Young learners can often […]

Learning About Money!!!

Posted on Sep 17, 2019
Learning About Money!!!

Love it or hate it money is all around us. We use it every day to buy food, clothes, and even surf the Internet. But just because it is so common doesn’t mean it is an easy thing to learn about! Teaching Currency to Kids Young learners can often recognize a coin as being ‘money’, […]

Learning About the Importance of Bees

Posted on Jul 16, 2019
Learning About the Importance of Bees

People are often scared to be around bees, but the truth is actually the opposite: we should all be scared to NOT be around bees! What do we mean? Well… it turns out that bees are very important bugs. Believe it or not they help to make plants grow including plants that make fruits and […]

Scratch Garden’s Second Channel!

Posted on Jun 25, 2019
Scratch Garden’s Second Channel!

You probably know that Scratch Garden loves to make fun and educational videos that make you laugh and learn at the same time, right? What you may not know is that all Scratch Garden videos are created from passion by a small team of people that still have other full time jobs! This is why […]

Telling Time!

Posted on May 14, 2019
Telling Time!

Telling time is an important skill that takes lots of practice to learn properly! How to Tell Time on a Clock There are so many confusing things about telling time: different sets of hands, different sets of numbers, and the whole AM vs PM concept. AND there are two completely different kinds of clocks! Take […]

Learning the Days of the Week!

Posted on Apr 12, 2019
Learning the Days of the Week!

Teaching the Days of the Week The Beatles said there were eight days a week, but we have reason to believe they were wrong. There are actually nine. All kidding aside, it can be tricky when teaching the seven days of the week in English, because the names of the days don’t really mean anything […]

More Scratch Garden Music is Here!

Posted on Mar 11, 2019
More Scratch Garden Music is Here!

If you know Scratch Garden, you will know that the roots of our own garden are in music! This is why we are pleased to share with you our third album, aptly named… (wait for it)… Volume 3!!! Whether you are teaching, or playing, or learning, or standing on your head wishing you were an […]

100 Days of School!!!

Posted on Feb 5, 2019
100 Days of School!!!

100 is awesome! 100 is great! 100 days of school… It’s time to celebrate!!! Doing many things for 100 days is no easy task… and school is no different! 100 days of school means 100 days of learning! For a teacher or an educator, it means 100 days of planning, organizing, supervising, and of course… […]

Learning About the Parts of a Book

Posted on Jan 23, 2019
Learning About the Parts of a Book

Books are incredible things. They tell stories of superheroes and faraway lands, magical fairies and wicked witches, dragons, princesses, pirates, and more. They teach us about history, the land we live on, the animal kingdom, the foods we should eat, and more. But what exactly makes up a book? If you’re teaching parts of a […]