Archive for Category: BBMA Blog

Big Blue Marble Academy Participates in Operation Christmas Child

All Big Blue Marble Academy locations are participating in Operation Christmas Child (OCC). A project of Samaritan’s Purse, OCC will deliver these shoebox gifts to children overseas living in extreme poverty or affected by war, disease and natural disaster. Through this project, we are collecting school supplies, hygiene items, notes of encouragement...

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Hurricane Irma

We are continuing to monitor the potential impacts that Hurricane Irma could have on our locations. Please check back here for updates and stay tuned to your local news and make preparations for your family’s safety. Update (9/12/17) 7:30 am EST GEORGIA: All Georgia locations are opening as planned on a...

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Easy, Healthy Summer Snacks

During the summer, children often don’t want to stop their summer fun activities to eat! So having some quick healthy snacks ready to go can help fuel all of their extra summer energy! Snacks don’t have to be sugary, fattening, treats with empty calories; here are a few ideas for...

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Summer Sun Safety

Did you know that just one severe sunburn doubles your child’s chances of getting melanoma later in life?  Sun protection is a serious issue; don’t let the sun damage your child’s delicate skin. Always apply sunscreen 15 – 30 minutes before going outside.  Reapply every two hours or sooner...

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Language Development

Promoting Language Development Language development is one of the most fascinating facets of human growth. Surely you’ve noticed that anytime someone gets near a baby it’s hard to resist smiling, moving closer, and speaking to the baby in simplified, repetitive, high-pitched tones. It seems to be a natural phenomenon,...

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