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  • Introducing...Engage Every Learner Content Fall 2020

    Introducing...Engage Every Learner Content Fall 2020

    You've got a big job to do. And like always, we want to help. You're preparing for a new kind of year. You might be welcoming students back to your school building with brand new...

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  • [Lesson Plan Unit] Ecosystems

    [Lesson Plan Unit] Ecosystems

    With all of our advances in the science field and access to more research tools than ever before, we have come to learn more about our human activities' negative impact on the earth. So...

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  • How to Create a Calming Corner in your Classroom

    How to Create a Calming Corner in your Classroom

    As adults, we imagine relaxing activities in the context of going to take a walk surrounded by quiet and nature, or soaking in a bubble bath with soft music and candles. We seek calm in...

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  • How Can I Help My Child With Reading at Home? Tips for Parents During Distance Learning

    How Can I Help My Child With Reading at Home? Tips for Parents During Distance Learning

    by Cathy Henry, Guest Blogger

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  • Best Cold Laminating Machine for Teachers, Classrooms, and Schools

    Best Cold Laminating Machine for Teachers, Classrooms, and Schools

    At VariQuest, we offer a number of different resources and tools to help you improve the ability of students to learn in the classroom. The interactive learning tools for kids and...

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  • Student Strategies for Calming

    Student Strategies for Calming

    There's no going around it, over it, or under it - so we gotta go through it. There's a lot going on in the world right now.  And as much as we feel it, we know that our students feel...

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  • [eBook] Opening Schools Safely

    [eBook] Opening Schools Safely

    It's the word everyone is tired of hearing: unprecedented. And yet, it seems to be the only word that can accurately describe the challenges educators have faced thus far this year. No...

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  • Digital Die-Cut System Created Specifically for Schools

    Digital Die-Cut System Created Specifically for Schools

    At VariQuest, we serve the needs of teachers and students in the pursuit of effective learning through the supply of easy-to-use visual teaching aids. After taking a look at the various...

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  • End-Of-Year Ideas for Our Virtual Students

    End-Of-Year Ideas for Our Virtual Students

    It's hard to describe this school year without using the words unprecedented, unexpected, chaotic, and strange. There just aren't the right words for the emotions you and your students...

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  • Digital Citizenship Guidelines for Students: Before You Post, THINK.

    Digital Citizenship Guidelines for Students: Before You Post, THINK.

    At a time when a majority of our social interaction is being done online, we have to be more aware than ever before of the things we're posting, sharing, hosting and baring.  So...

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  • Activity: Creating an At-Home Math Sensory Path

    Activity: Creating an At-Home Math Sensory Path

    Sensory paths are often used in school building hallways or classrooms to help students release energy, enhance focus, learn, and of course - HAVE FUN in the process. In this time of...

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  • [Lesson Plan Unit] Social-Emotional Learning for Elementary Students

    [Lesson Plan Unit] Social-Emotional Learning for Elementary Students

    Kindness. Fairness. Respect. Self-Discipline. Courage. Perseverance. Responsibility. Cooperation. Trustworthiness. Integrity. Far beyond the reaches of science, math, and reading, our...

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  • Help Out Your Community: Create Posters for Healthcare

    Help Out Your Community: Create Posters for Healthcare

    We're talking a lot about virtual needs and resources these days, but what about needs for those who NEED to be in-person? We at VariQuest are corresponding (from a distance, of course)...

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  • [Lesson Plan] Social-Emotional Learning for Elementary Students: Integrity

    [Lesson Plan] Social-Emotional Learning for Elementary Students: Integrity

    Integrity: to act according to what's right and wrong regardless of who knows. Going beyond knowing what's right and wrong, integrity encompasses many personality traits including...

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  • Creating a Student Journal: What are you reading, feeling, and learning?

    Creating a Student Journal: What are you reading, feeling, and learning?

    In this time of virtual learning, many educators are dedicated to finding content that all students can access and participate in at home. It may sound simple, but why not start a...

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  • Teacher Resources for Virtual Exploration and Discovery

    Teacher Resources for Virtual Exploration and Discovery

    As most teachers these days grew up themselves in a school system without the option of virtual learning, our nation's current school shutdown environment - lasting more than 1-2 "snow...

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  • Caring For Our Customers Comes First: Navigating Safety through COVID-19

    Caring For Our Customers Comes First: Navigating Safety through COVID-19

    To our VariQuest Community -  With the current state of affairs in our world, I wanted to take the time to express that our thoughts are with those affected by the Coronavirus COVID-19...

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  • Enter to Win: #VQShowAndTell

    Enter to Win: #VQShowAndTell

    Are you a VariQuest customer? Are staff members at your school creating cool things with your VariQuest tools? Show all of us what you can do, and WIN!

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  • Interactive Learning Tools for Kids and Teachers

    Interactive Learning Tools for Kids and Teachers

    At VariQuest, we offer many tools and resources to help you enhance the learning environment in your classroom. Our interactive learning tools for teachers and students are highly...

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  • [Lesson Plan] Social-Emotional Learning for Elementary Students: Trustworthiness

    [Lesson Plan] Social-Emotional Learning for Elementary Students: Trustworthiness

    Trustworthiness: deserving of trust, confidence, or reliability. As babies, our first experiences with trust come from our caregivers - in trusting that they'll feed us when we're...

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