Budding Astronauts Need Maps

Kids have amazing imaginations. Many can see themselves pursuing a dozen different careers all at once. They want to grow up to a doctor who practices law and serves as a firefighter, police officer, and astronaut in their spare time while playing in a rock band and starring in movies during summer vacation. They see nothing wrong with this complex dream, since they are able to play all those roles in a single afternoon with their friends.

Parents who want to support their child’s dreams should think carefully about what toys and educational items they invest in. A budding astronaut may want rocket ships, toy planets, and every sci fiction lego set in existence. It might be better to get them a good globe so they can imagine themselves viewing the world from outer space. The advantage here is … Read the rest