U.S. States and Capitals, WonderMaps, and Permanent Markers.

{This post contains affiliate links.} Otherwise entitled: Learning and Practicing States and Capitals With WonderMaps and FUN. Or also: How to Be a Fun Teacher Instead of a Fuddy Duddy. I have smart friends. And you know what smart moms do? They listen to their smart friends. So I have to give credit where credit is due.. it was not my brilliant idea to LET my kids have the permanent markers for their maps. (Ordinarily I would have screamed: No, No, No! Everyone knows you use color pencils and pencils for maps. Silly rabbit.) But when I saw Mary letting