Chicago School Supply gets exercise and fights hunger this Thanksgiving

Yes. We did put the SchooDoodle logo on our rear bumpers! This year for our 2008 Q4 Healthful Philanthropy, Chicago School Supply and SchooDoodle.com associates participated in the Fleet Feet Turkey Trot. In addition to getting out in the beautiful 40+ degree weather, the Turkey Trot supports the Greater Chicago Food Depository which provides food […]

Chicago Toy and Game Fair Review

Thank you to everyone that stopped by and spent time at our booth this year at the Chicago Toy and Game Fair. For the second year in a row, our booth had the most traffic – we were packed all day each day! As the picture shows, children spent a lot of time playing, creating, […]

Chicago Games in Education Forum – State of Illinois Certified Provider of CPDU Credits

Sponsored by Chicago School Supply and Games for Educators State of Illinois Certified Provider of CPDU Credits Saturday, November 22, 2008 Program Teacher Golden Game Awards – sponsored by Games for Educators and Jax GamesSend your nominations for an educator using games in the classroom to mary@gamesforeducators.com. The winning educator will be announced at the […]

Go Green for a Good Cause – FREE!

Introducing the recycling program that gives as much as it gets – and it is FREE! By requesting to become a part of the Link 360 Recycling Program through SchooDoodle and Chicago School Supply, your school or office will not only help reduce the impact on the nation’s landfills, but you will also help someone […]

Join the testing and curriculum evaluation team

Copernicus Educational Products, Inc. is seeking a few good educators! At Copernicus, it is thier mission to better understand the needs of educators rightdown to the littlest detail. Every year Copernicus has the pleasure of working with teachers from all across North America, within a wide range of specialties. Join the team! Be a part […]

Professional Educators and Parents Invited to Attend ‘Games in Education Forum’ November 22, 2008

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 13, 2008 Contact:Mike OckrimChicago School Supplymike@chicagoschoolsupply.com(866) 648 2668 Professional Educators and Parents Invited to Attend ‘Games in Education Forum’ November 22, 2008 Free Educational Forum Co-Sponsored by Chicago School Supply and Games for Educators is a State of Illinois Certified Provider of CPDU Credits Event. Chicago- Parents, teachers and school administrators who […]

Free Teacher Lesson Plan – "Clouds + Airplanes" – Grade PreK-K

Materials:o Non-scented shaving cream for sensitive skino Plastic toy airplanes and helicoptersActivities: o Squirting shaving creamo Feeling/swishingo Making printso SmellingGoal: Gain feeling of pleasure and satisfaction. http://www.jonti-craft.com/Sensory/player.html ~~~~~~~~~~~~~Please visit our website for a wide selection of both sand and water tables. Here’s a link to help you find supplies for your adventure with sand and […]

Parents Pull Kids from Day Care as Money Tightens

The nation’s economic troubles play out one family at a time at the New Horizons Learning Center in this struggling city two hours northwest of Chicago. Some parents have been laid off and must pull their children out of the day care center until they can find a job. Others’ employment hours have been cut, […]

Chicago Toy and Game Fair – Games in Education Forum

Sponsored by Chicago School Supply and Games for EducatorsState of Illinois Certified Provider of CPDU CreditsSaturday, November 22, 2008 Program Teacher Golden Game Awards – sponsored by Games for Educators and Jax GamesSend your nominations for an educator using games in the classroom to mary@gamesforeducators.com. The winning educator will be announced at the Games in […]

How to Engage Your Children in the Election Process

The 2008 Presidential election is regarded by many as one of the most significant events in American history. Just because your children are too young to vote does not mean they cannot participate in this important occasion. How do we teach our children that voting is one of the most important rights that we have […]