Author - Samantha

Samantha Shank started Learn in Color in her early teens. It now has over 9 million views and has helped parents and teachers in 65+ countries. Samantha holds a MSEd in Curriculum and Instruction with a focus on Gifted Education.

Picture Books About Interracial Families

I grew up in an interracial family: I am Chinese and was adopted by white parents in small town, USA. These picture books celebrating interracial families are great for mixed kids, who may feel like they don’t belong. They can help transracially adopted kids feel less alone. For...

The Pros and Cons of Blogger to WordPress

This is an adaption of a blog post 16 year old Samantha wrote in 2014. Enjoy! Hobby Blogger to Professional Blogger When I was 14 years old, I started this blog. A year later, I learned you could make money blogging and I decided it was something I wanted to pursue full-time. A year and a...

Human Body Systems Unit Study and Cheat Sheets

Create a Human Body Systems unit study with these cheat sheet reference guides and book list for students. Human Body Cheat Sheets These human body cheat sheets provide a comprehensive and quick reference guide to 8 systems of the human body. This pack of guides includes pages on the...

Barbie Inspired Acts of Kindness Freebie

Barbie inspired Random Acts of Kindness for Kids I watched the Barbie movie in theatres and most recently watched it on streaming. I thought it cleverly tackled some good social issues, but wished the ending would have been a bit stronger. I do love the explosion of PINK! One of the...

Sound of Freedom Movie Free Discussion Guide

Sound of Freedom is the true story of Tim Ballard, a former government operative who left his job at Homeland Security to create the nonprofit Operation Underground Railroad. This movie guide examines some of the myths and realities of human trafficking and discussion based on the movie...