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The Teacher/Parent Guide offered for free to accompany "Morgan and the Forty Thieves" is chock full of excellent math games, stem activities and adventure. The link takes you to the author website where the Teacher/Parent Guide can be downloaded.

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Board Cover and Opening Quote
Excerpts from Chapter Two
Activities

Board Cover and Opening Quote

Guide- Chapter One Fun activities and STEM concepts from Chapter One of "Morgan and the Forty Thieves."Fun activities and STEM concepts from Chapter One of "Morgan and the Forty Thieves. Emmy Noether, Parent Board, School Teacher, School Kids, Fun Illustration, Illustrations, Poems Beautiful, Math Practices, Chapter One

Teacher/Parent Guide- Chapter Two for "Morgan and the Forty Thieves."

Enjoy the mysteries of magic squares and other math games and concepts in Chapter Two of "Morgan and the Forty Thieves." This book is a captivating adventure story that has problem-solving and mathematical concepts woven into the narrative. Math is presented as a language of the universe that helps us understand the beautiful patterns and symmetries found in nature. In Book One of the series, children learn a step-by-step process of beginning multiplication. #stem #math #teachers #homeschool

Paul Carus July 1852 – 11 February was a German-American author, editor, a student of comparative religion and philosopher. He considered himself a theologian rather than philosopher. He referred to himself as "an atheist who loved God". Eros And Psyche, Philosophy Of Science, Booker T, New Inventions, World Religions, Science And Nature, Writing A Book, Mathematics, Books

Paul Carus- second quote in "Morgan and the Forty Thieves." mystery."

Paul Carus' quote from The Monist- "Magic squares ... possess the charm of mystery." A prolific writer in philosophy, mathematics, history, sociology, and politics, Carus corresponded with many of the great thinkers of his day, such as Leo Tolstoy, Thomas Edison, Nicholas Tesla, Booker T. Washington, and Elizabeth Cady Stanton. The photo is from Wikipedia, and the link is from Hegeler/Carus.org. #math #science #philosophy #history #childrensbooks #stem #teachers #school #parenting…

Excerpts from Chapter Two

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Green eyes

Morgan's mother is from Persia, and Morgan has inherited her green, almond-shaped eyes. #color #eyes #science #beauty #math #stem #childrensbooks #quotes #history #fantasy #adventure #entertainment #education #art #teach #teachers #school #parents #parenting #homeschool #activities #fun #kids #secondgrade #thirdgrade #fourthgrade #fifthgrade #readaloud

Activities

4 Simple Steps to Teach Kids Mindfulness—& Zap Back-to-School Stress. Children have a natural proclivity for letting go of distractions and being in the moment. Teaching them how to harness it offers them access to their own resiliency. Teaching Mindfulness, What Is Mindfulness, Mindfulness For Kids, Yoga For Kids, Yoga For Men, Kids And Parenting, Parenting Hacks, Chico Yoga, Preschool Yoga

Mindfulness practice with young children- a meta-analysis.

The main character in "Morgan and the Forty Thieves" uses mindfulness to help her focus. A meta-analysis of mindfulness intervention with children from The Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry concludes that mindfulness has a positive effect on "Executive Functioning, Attention, Depression, Anxiety/Stress and Negative Behaviors." Photo from yogajournal.com and link to the meta-analysis study on onlinelibrary.wiley.com. #mindfulness #childrensbooks #research #education #teachers…

Benjamin Franklin, American Statesman, Printer and Scientist, 1778 People Giclee Print - 30 x 41 cm Benjamin Franklin Biography, Treaty Of Paris, American Exceptionalism, Magic Squares, Poster Design Inspiration, National Portrait Gallery, Founding Fathers, Inventions, Find Art

Benjamin Franklin and Magic Squares in "Morgan and the Forty Thieves."

A U.S. founding father, Benjamin Franklin, created amazing magic squares. He lived during the 1700s, and he was an author, philosopher, scientist, politician, diplomat, printer, inventor, and musician, and supposedly, he hated math! Yet he accomplished his magic squares without the aid of a computer. Photo is from britannica.com. Link is to Franklin's biography on biography.com. #biography #history #math #magicsquares #childrensbooks #stem #science #education #teachers #parenting #homeschool

View "Melancolia I" by German Renaissance artist Albrecht Dürer Albrecht Durer, Melencolia I, Tarot, Städel Museum, Renaissance Kunst, Renaissance Artworks, High Renaissance, Magic Squares, Illustration

Magic Square incorporated into 16th-century etching.

Magic Squares have been around for thousands of years. In the first century A.D., a Chinese legend describes the first magic square appearing on the back of a turtle climbing out from a river. In this etching, a magic square is found in the upper right corner of a 16th century etching. Photo and link are from pleacher.com, which has some explanation and history for magic squares. #magicsquare #math #etching #art #history #education #teachers #school #parenting #homeschool #fantasy #adventure

Mindfulness Activities for Children And Teens: 25 Fun Exercises For Kids and more links Mindfulness In Schools, Teaching Mindfulness, Mindfulness Training, Mindfulness Exercises, Mindfulness For Kids, Mindfulness Activities, Mindfulness Practice, Yoga For Kids, Exercise For Kids

Mindfulness practiced by Morgan in "Morgan and the Forty Thieves."

University of Berkeley's Greater Good Magazine has an article on Mindfulness research which states, "Although research on mindfulness, especially with children and adolescents, is still in relatively early stages, an increasing number of studies have shown the potential benefits of mindfulness practices for students’ physical health, psychological well-being, social skills, academic performance, and more." Photo and link to positivepsychology.com. #mindfulness #teachers #parenting…

In Chapter Two of "Morgan and the Forty Thieves," Rusty shows Morgan one of the many secrets of the Barber Mansion, a magic square made out of rose bushes in the garden. Learn more about magic squares in the Teacher/Parent Guide offered for free on the author website. #stem #math #childrensbooks #teachers #parenting #school #homeschool #art #illustrations #fantasy #adventure Magic Squares, Stem Activities, Art Illustrations, Math Games, Mansion, Barber, Homeschool, Parenting, Author

Garden Magic Square- illustration by Elisabeth Alba.

In Chapter Two of "Morgan and the Forty Thieves," Rusty shows Morgan one of the many secrets of the Barber Mansion, a magic square made out of rose bushes in the garden. Learn more about magic squares in the Teacher/Parent Guide offered for free on the author website. #stem #math #childrensbooks #teachers #parenting #school #homeschool #art #illustrations #fantasy #adventure

Guide- Chapter One Fun activities and STEM concepts from Chapter One of "Morgan and the Forty Thieves."Fun activities and STEM concepts from Chapter One of "Morgan and the Forty Thieves. Emmy Noether, Parent Board, School Teacher, School Kids, Fun Illustration, Illustrations, Poems Beautiful, Math Practices, Chapter One

Teacher/Parent Guide- Chapter Two for "Morgan and the Forty Thieves."

Enjoy the mysteries of magic squares and other math games and concepts in Chapter Two of "Morgan and the Forty Thieves." This book is a captivating adventure story that has problem-solving and mathematical concepts woven into the narrative. Math is presented as a language of the universe that helps us understand the beautiful patterns and symmetries found in nature. In Book One of the series, children learn a step-by-step process of beginning multiplication. #stem #math #teachers #homeschool

Morgan and the Forty Thieves: A Magic Math Adventure (Magic Math Adventures) Fifth Grade, Second Grade, Almond Shaped Eyes, Math Stem, Stem Activities, Read Aloud, Green Eyes, At Least, Homeschool

Green eyes

Morgan's mother is from Persia, and Morgan has inherited her green, almond-shaped eyes. #color #eyes #science #beauty #math #stem #childrensbooks #quotes #history #fantasy #adventure #entertainment #education #art #teach #teachers #school #parents #parenting #homeschool #activities #fun #kids #secondgrade #thirdgrade #fourthgrade #fifthgrade #readaloud

4 Simple Steps to Teach Kids Mindfulness—& Zap Back-to-School Stress. Children have a natural proclivity for letting go of distractions and being in the moment. Teaching them how to harness it offers them access to their own resiliency. Teaching Mindfulness, What Is Mindfulness, Mindfulness For Kids, Yoga For Kids, Yoga For Men, Kids And Parenting, Parenting Hacks, Chico Yoga, Preschool Yoga

Mindfulness practice with young children- a meta-analysis.

The main character in "Morgan and the Forty Thieves" uses mindfulness to help her focus. A meta-analysis of mindfulness intervention with children from The Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry concludes that mindfulness has a positive effect on "Executive Functioning, Attention, Depression, Anxiety/Stress and Negative Behaviors." Photo from yogajournal.com and link to the meta-analysis study on onlinelibrary.wiley.com. #mindfulness #childrensbooks #research #education #teachers…

Benjamin Franklin, American Statesman, Printer and Scientist, 1778 People Giclee Print - 30 x 41 cm Benjamin Franklin Biography, Treaty Of Paris, American Exceptionalism, Magic Squares, Poster Design Inspiration, National Portrait Gallery, Founding Fathers, Inventions, Find Art

Benjamin Franklin and Magic Squares in "Morgan and the Forty Thieves."

A U.S. founding father, Benjamin Franklin, created amazing magic squares. He lived during the 1700s, and he was an author, philosopher, scientist, politician, diplomat, printer, inventor, and musician, and supposedly, he hated math! Yet he accomplished his magic squares without the aid of a computer. Photo is from britannica.com. Link is to Franklin's biography on biography.com. #biography #history #math #magicsquares #childrensbooks #stem #science #education #teachers #parenting #homeschool

View "Melancolia I" by German Renaissance artist Albrecht Dürer Albrecht Durer, Melencolia I, Tarot, Städel Museum, Renaissance Kunst, Renaissance Artworks, High Renaissance, Magic Squares, Illustration

Magic Square incorporated into 16th-century etching.

Magic Squares have been around for thousands of years. In the first century A.D., a Chinese legend describes the first magic square appearing on the back of a turtle climbing out from a river. In this etching, a magic square is found in the upper right corner of a 16th century etching. Photo and link are from pleacher.com, which has some explanation and history for magic squares. #magicsquare #math #etching #art #history #education #teachers #school #parenting #homeschool #fantasy #adventure

Mindfulness Activities for Children And Teens: 25 Fun Exercises For Kids and more links Mindfulness In Schools, Teaching Mindfulness, Mindfulness Training, Mindfulness Exercises, Mindfulness For Kids, Mindfulness Activities, Mindfulness Practice, Yoga For Kids, Exercise For Kids

Mindfulness practiced by Morgan in "Morgan and the Forty Thieves."

University of Berkeley's Greater Good Magazine has an article on Mindfulness research which states, "Although research on mindfulness, especially with children and adolescents, is still in relatively early stages, an increasing number of studies have shown the potential benefits of mindfulness practices for students’ physical health, psychological well-being, social skills, academic performance, and more." Photo and link to positivepsychology.com. #mindfulness #teachers #parenting…

In Chapter Two of "Morgan and the Forty Thieves," Rusty shows Morgan one of the many secrets of the Barber Mansion, a magic square made out of rose bushes in the garden. Learn more about magic squares in the Teacher/Parent Guide offered for free on the author website. #stem #math #childrensbooks #teachers #parenting #school #homeschool #art #illustrations #fantasy #adventure Magic Squares, Stem Activities, Art Illustrations, Math Games, Mansion, Barber, Homeschool, Parenting, Author

Garden Magic Square- illustration by Elisabeth Alba.

In Chapter Two of "Morgan and the Forty Thieves," Rusty shows Morgan one of the many secrets of the Barber Mansion, a magic square made out of rose bushes in the garden. Learn more about magic squares in the Teacher/Parent Guide offered for free on the author website. #stem #math #childrensbooks #teachers #parenting #school #homeschool #art #illustrations #fantasy #adventure

Paul Carus July 1852 – 11 February was a German-American author, editor, a student of comparative religion and philosopher. He considered himself a theologian rather than philosopher. He referred to himself as "an atheist who loved God". Eros And Psyche, Philosophy Of Science, Booker T, New Inventions, World Religions, Science And Nature, Writing A Book, Mathematics, Books

Paul Carus- second quote in "Morgan and the Forty Thieves." mystery."

Paul Carus' quote from The Monist- "Magic squares ... possess the charm of mystery." A prolific writer in philosophy, mathematics, history, sociology, and politics, Carus corresponded with many of the great thinkers of his day, such as Leo Tolstoy, Thomas Edison, Nicholas Tesla, Booker T. Washington, and Elizabeth Cady Stanton. The photo is from Wikipedia, and the link is from Hegeler/Carus.org. #math #science #philosophy #history #childrensbooks #stem #teachers #school #parenting…