Mining Journal Learningen-usSun, 31 Jul 2016 01:11:11 EDTSun, 31 Jul 2016 01:11:11 EDT for Smarties - LEGOs are supposed to be fun, right? So how can a third-grader use a LEGO EV3 robotics platform to make a robot make point turns and figure 8s and still get some enjoyment out of the activity? It turns out even small accomplishments,...Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTMore US schools accused of denying education to immigrants - Civil rights lawyers have sued a third U.S. school district over what they call a practice of denying older refugee and immigrant students a meaningful education by steering them to alternative high schools.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTPicnics are fun when used to teach is the perfect time for combining skills with a picnic. This easy activity filled with fun and learning is another way to have more time in with children.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTYouth learn the basics at Jacobetti camps - Preteens can understand the concept of mechanical advantage in wheelbarrows and shovels. They also can understand the marketplace value of becoming a millwright or a welder. Just ask Parker Cain, 13, of Big Ba.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTMaking rock art projects! Children throw, skip, collect, study, pile and sort. Whatever they do, children love them! They are an excellent addition to a family's bags of tricks for any occasion.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT