When summer has been on the brain for months, it’s difficult to transition back to school structure. Between little-to-no bedtimes, “fend for yourself” lunch schedules, and a PJ dress code, transitioning to school mode can seem like a daunting task. As parents, we want to help you make sure everything is covered, so we’ve put […]
During the first week of August, I’ll join countless other parents in the rush to see their children off to school. Like many other parents, I’ll see my child off to Kindergarten. My only child starts school this year, and I am already starting to tear up writing this.
Grab a few extra school supplies at those back-to-school sales and share the love! This list of local school supply drives in Huntsville will help you find great places to donate.
The summer isn’t over yet, and we know our Super Readers are going to break reading records and beat the Summer Slide! To celebrate such amazing feats of reading, the Superhero sendoff is our way of saying “Great Job!” It’s free and open to all families. Stop by Lowe Mill and meet your Super Librarians, and enjoy an afternoon being awesome!
Everybody knows Sci-Quest Hands On Science Center is a great place in Huntsville to take a class or attend a day camp. But did you know you can choose from a variety of different camp offerings, including week-long or mini camps, to build a summer filled with fun and excitement? AND it’s not too late to sign up.
Finding fun and interesting things for kids to do is a big enough challenge during summer break, but, for parents of special needs children, the challenges are compounded by finding the right place and right activity for their children. This list of special needs summer camp options can help.
Summer Camp Spotlight: On top of Lookout Mountain, the deep green tinted Little River allows one to see clearly the river-rock floor of the gently flowing waters… freshwater bass and brim are often visible, as well. Riverview Camp is ready for summer!
Here at Rocket City Mom we’ve written a few stories about Rise School of Huntsville (now Rise School at UAH). In fact, we’ve written about Rise more than any other area school and you might be wondering what makes THIS particular school so special. After all, there are plenty of great area schools and RCM […]