Explaining thunder to our almost 3 year old

I thought I’d try something a little more visual to explain thunder to our little girl (almost 3). I tried telling her the thunder is what happens when the clouds bump into each other and say “Excuse me” and “I’m sorry, I didn’t see you there!”. Not sure if it worked, though.

iPads in schools: it's happening already

I just linked to this great video showing kids from a variety of schools using iPads in classes: The prospect of iPads in schools as a norm still seems a little far fetched in our diverse economic bands but I want to see my kids going to school with iPads instead of bags of back-breaking…… Continue reading iPads in schools: it's happening already