Episode One: Ways to Introduce the Idea of Giving to your Child

Hello! Welcome to our Project Stella Resources Blog! After finishing our 5 Day Challenge on "Ways to Encourage your Child to Enjoy Giving this Holiday Season," one participant asked, "how to you introduce the idea of giving to your child?". New here? I also have the following blog posts to help you plan meaningful service … Continue reading Episode One: Ways to Introduce the Idea of Giving to your Child

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Host your own Create A Creature Event at School

I came home from work today and was bombarded by the news of the Build A Bear Pay Your Age event.  While the promotion sounds wonderful in theory and obviously got a lot of people's attention - the overwhelming response caused a lot of safety concerns and the lines were shut down. One thing the … Continue reading Host your own Create A Creature Event at School

Activity for Young Adults – How well do you know your Fantasy novels?

Do you love YA Fantasy novels? How well do you know some of the most popular books? Try out this fun word search activity with a twist. I provide you with the name of the book but do you know who the main character is?  It is the main character's name you are searching for … Continue reading Activity for Young Adults – How well do you know your Fantasy novels?

Getting Started with “Women in Comics” Activities

Currently, Stella's biggest ambition is to be an artist/illustrator and so I want her to have some strong role models who use art to make an impact.  Unfortunately, my initial search for women in art did not give me what I was looking for. Then this morning I decided to look for "Documentaries about Art" on Netflix to see if there is anything that Stella can watch (and be interested in). I found She Writes Comics, a documentary that tells the unknown story of women in comics.

“She Writes Comics” – Women in Comics

Currently, Stella's biggest ambition is to be an artist/illustrator and so I want her to have some strong role models who use art to make an impact.  Unfortunately, my initial search for women in art did not give me what I was looking for. Then this morning I decided to look for "Documentaries about Art" on Netflix to see if there is anything that Stella can watch (and be interested in). I found She Writes Comics, a documentary that tells the unknown story of women in comics.