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Going Green!

There are some big changes happening here at The Adventurous Mailbox. We’re still committed to inspiring kids to learn about the world, but now we will start treating the world a bit better while doing so. We have LOVED being able to send our books and materials to 20 different countries on six different continents…

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10 Exciting Ways to Bring World Cultures into Your Home

The benefits for your family of bringing world cultures into your home are numerous. (Here are some of our favorites) Not only can you enjoy constant mental stimulation as your worldview expands, but you will also be presented with countless opportunities for inspiration, adventure, or just a little bit of “different” to make your lives…

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Academic Adventurer: Charlene Hess ~ Homeschooling using entrepreneurship 800 800 The Adventurous Mailbox

Academic Adventurer: Charlene Hess ~ Homeschooling using entrepreneurship

You know when you’re sitting around a table in a meeting and, with a quick glance of an eye, can communicate with the like-minded person across from you that: a) you are totally on the same page; and b) that you should totally grab a coffee after? Well, that is what Charlene Hess of Hess…

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From Crameye’s World: Country Conversation with Uruguay

(This post originally appeared on Crameye Junker’s personal blog which is published on our totally top-secret online community for kids. So, shhh… As Crameye admits, he is a talkative guy who can have conversations with anyone and anything. Here, he sits down with Uruguay to get to know this South American gem.) How much do you…

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Taiwan: An Intro to the Adventure

As books arrive to their mission coordinates (i.e. your homes), I wanted to share with the grownups a bit about the content of each book and let you know what kids will learn. We have also prepared some discussion questions you can use with your kids (below), and don’t forget that there are tons of…

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Finland: An Intro to the Adventure

As books arrive to their mission coordinates (i.e. your homes), I wanted to share with the grownups a bit about the content of each book and let you know what kids will learn. We have also prepared some discussion questions you can use with your kids (below), and don’t forget that there are tons of…

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Why kids should learn about the world
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Why Kids Should Learn About the World

Why should kids learn about the world? We launched The Adventurous Mailbox because we think it is awfully important for kids to not only learn about other cultures, but also to develop an international perspective as they grow up. The ability to understand the way other people think and live their lives may not be…

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An adventure in coding

Along with our brand-new website, we also have a brand-new element included in all of our packages: neva<>codes. In a nutshell, kids will learn the basics of computer programming through fun and engaging coding missions based on our adventure books. We’ve been getting a bunch of questions about what’s involved, so here’s a special FAQ…

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Flying kites in Taiwan
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How Taiwan Became Home

Taiwan? Do you mean Thailand? The Adventurous Mailbox is established as a Taiwanese company. If you are like my friend from NYC who came to visit after a business trip to Hong Kong, you may think Taiwan is a very random place to live, let alone set up a business. Many American friends of mine…

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Dragon boat in Taiwan
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From Crameye’s World: Dragons are Coming!

(This post originally appeared on Crameye Junker’s personal blog which is published on our totally top-secret online community for kids. So, shhh…) Hey! It’s dragon boat time! I know I wrote about this in my book, but I thought I’d add a bit more info about it, because it really is a cool festival. I…

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