HAPPY NEW YEAR! There’s nothing like a cup of hot cocoa on a chilly winter’s day. Check out this yummy recipe for a DIY peanut butter hot cocoa that is […]
I'm a freelance writer and the creator/writer/editor of Smarty Pants Magazine for Kids; a nonfiction publication for children of all ages.
by, Jo Carol Hebert The plant we call the Poinsettia is native to Mexico and Central America. The Aztecs called this plant, Cuetlaxochitl, meaning ‘mortal flower that perishes and withers’. […]
Have you ever seen a ‘kaleidoscope’? It is an old, classic, tube-shaped toy that you look through like a telescope. One end contains bits of colored glass. You press the […]
When the temperature drops and the lakes freeze over, most people wouldn’t even think about going for a swim. However, the Polar Bear Plunge is an event held during the winter […]
There are only one species of the polar bear. In science, it is called, Ursus maritimus. This means “sea bear.” The polar bear is the largest land predator and […]
by, Jo Carol Hebert Listen and read-a-long with this fun poem! My friends all call me ‘smarty pants,’ because I want to know: When do leaves change colors, and where […]