By Let Grow Staff - 08/07/2020 - 1 minute read
This adulting chart is perfect for teens who are about to be on their own. Give your teen a list of things they should learn how to do.
By Tracy Tomasso - 07/15/2020 - 8 minute read
Learning how to tie dye has truly withstood the test of time. This DIY project is great for kids of all ages and is a great lesson in patience and failure.
By Stacy Tornio - 07/09/2020 - 6 minute read
This DIY fairy garden is easy for kids to do on their own. You just need a birdbath, plants, and DIY fairy furniture you make out of sticks.
By Erica Higgs - 07/02/2020 - 5 minute read
Abby has been hiking since 18 months, and she'll soon hit 500 miles. See how this hiking challenge has brought her confidence and independence.
By Trevor Muir - 03/06/2020 - 8 minute read
The other day I was on a work trip in Los Angeles and had to traverse four different interstates, take 10 back roads, and skirt …
By Let Grow Staff - 03/06/2020 - 1 minute read
You can make a neighborhood map with these free templates from Let Grow. These pages include a worksheet, a blank map, and a map with a grid.
By Jodi Maurici - 03/04/2020 - 15 minute read
While teaching a lesson on stress the other day in class, I posed a question to my 7th graders: “Do you think you have more …
By Alex Frost - 02/13/2020 - 10 minute read
Student-led conferences can be a powerful way to get kids involved with their own school experience. Here's how to make them work at your school.
By Stacy Tornio - 02/12/2020 - 4 minute read
Roman's Cooking Corner shows the magic that can happen when you let kids be kids. This toddler reminds us that messy can be a good thing.
By Let Grow Staff - 02/06/2020 - 1 minute read
We want to encourage independence in kids with this free #LetThem printable poster. Get it for free for your home or classroom.
By Let Grow Staff - 01/31/2020 - 2 minute read
You'll have instant access to cake with this mug cake recipe. Kids cake make this recipe completely on their own, and it came from 9-year-old, Lauren.
By Jonathan Hodge - 01/28/2020 - 11 minute read
P.E. class doesn't have to be regimented and structured. Learn how this P.E. teacher used free play to transform his classes.
By Sara Coughlin - 12/27/2019 - 7 minute read
Yes, we can teach our kids how to be independent. But then we have to actually step back and let them put it into practice.
By Michele Hollow - 12/23/2019 - 9 minute read
Learn how to encourage independence and give kids more freedom in special needs parenting.
By Alex Frost - 12/20/2019 - 11 minute read
Build soft skills and find great teachable moments when you're in public with your little one. Here are seven great scenarios.
By Let Grow Staff - 05/11/2018 - 6 minute read
Youth soccer is one of the biggest activities in America, and yet in recent years, participation numbers have been dropping. The New York Times notes …