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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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  • Celebrate Music in our Schools Month with a Concert Photo Booth

    Celebrate Music in our Schools Month with a Concert Photo Booth

    We're coming up to the month of March, where [we hope] spring is springing and the National Association for Music Education (NAfME) celebrates Music in our Schools Month. Jennie...

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  • Visual Aids and Teaching Aid Templates for Learning

    Visual Aids and Teaching Aid Templates for Learning

    At VariQuest, we help educators and students alike in the quest for effective teaching and learning by supplying easy-to-use and highly effective visual and teaching aids. As you review...

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

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

    Cooperation: to work together in a positive way towards a common goal or purpose. From "circle time" to "group projects" and beyond, cooperation is a prevalent theme throughout all age...

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  • Visual Aid Posters for Teachers on the VariQuest Resource Center

    Visual Aid Posters for Teachers on the VariQuest Resource Center

    Did you know? When you become a VariQuest customer, you don't just receive hardware + software. Of course, that part is pretty great...because...THOUSANDS of templates, graphics,...

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

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

    Responsibility: to do the things you are expected to do and to be accountable for your actions. From a very young age, children take pride in having responsibilities and tasks that...

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  • [Lesson Plan] Celebrate the Chinese New Year 2020!

    [Lesson Plan] Celebrate the Chinese New Year 2020!

    Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, has been celebrated for thousands of years. It is one of the most important holidays widely celebrated in many Asian countries and...

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  • [eBook] Ask Why? 3D Printing in Schools

    [eBook] Ask Why? 3D Printing in Schools

    40 years ago, would you have predicted that every household in America would have a need for a computer? 20 years ago, would you have predicted that every person would need to surf the...

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  • Classroom Organization Tips for Educators - With Visuals!

    Classroom Organization Tips for Educators - With Visuals!

    We're approaching the end of the calendar year, and that means gearing up for a holiday break, then full speed ahead in January!

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