Butternut Squash and Apple Cider Bisque Recipe

Social Studies teaches us that, to many indigenous peoples, squash was an important fall crop. Today, squash is still an important fall food and one your children will love. Try our Butternut Squash and Apple Cider Bisque. It’s so simple to make. It also is a perfect soup to serve to your kids on a […]

Pumpkin Recipe Math

It’s September 22, and that means fall has officially arrived. The leaves are starting to change, the air is getting crisper, and Friday nights have become high school football nights once again. With all of the great things that we associate with the fall, it is nearly impossible to imagine it without one thing: PUMPKINS! […]

Apple Investigation

Apple season is here! But apples aren’t just for the lunch room anymore! The classroom activities are endless. Whether you are looking for an engaging writing project, an interactive science lesson, or a cross-curricular unit, Simple Solutions has got you covered.  Below are some possibilities to help you “harvest” the most from your class this […]

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Read At a Lake

Where will a book take you this summer? Don’t go JUMP in a lake; go READ at a it!  Today, we want you to take your book outside near a body of water.  Here in Cleveland, that might be Lake Erie, one of the Great Lakes.  In your city, it could be the ocean, a […]

Halloween Geometry PDF

Halloween Geometry

Halloween Geometry I’m not sure what it is about Halloween, but it always makes me think about geometry.  To some people, geometry is scarier than a ghost.  But for a math teacher, Halloween is an opportunity to review the basics of geometry, with a fun and spooky twist.  This year’s Halloween activity is based on […]

Constitution Day Activities

Constitution Day is September 17.  It was on this day in 1787 that delegates met for the last time to sign the Constitution of the United States.  To celebrate this important day in American history, Simple Solutions has created some fun activities that you can use in your classroom.  These activities are based on our […]

Simple Solutions Thanks our Veterans

“We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.” ~ Cynthia Ozick Thank you to all of the veterans who have served our country, and thank you to all those who are currently serving. We are SO grateful! For great ideas and information on how to support our veterans, check out […]

Happy Halloween from Simple Solutions!

It is a cold, rainy day in Northeast Ohio, but we aren’t letting that dampen our spirits!   Here are some photos of our staff working hard on the Common Core books! Don’t they look spooktacular? Even Kiely dressed up!                 Celebrate in your classroom with these fun and […]

Coordinating Pumpkin Pictures

  Look at the surprise that I found in my inbox this morning!  This is Mrs. Limestoll’s 8th grade Algebra I class.  They completed the Coordinating Pumpkin math activity last week. The finished products look spooktacular! I was thrilled that they sent in the pictures of the finished products.  If you complete the Coordinating Pumpkin activity […]