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Raising a Bilingual Child: 8 Tips

Raising a Bilingual Child: 8 Tips

No matter what age your child is, or whether you speak one language or several, you can raise your child bilingual.

FUTURE FORECASTS for 2000

FUTURE FORECASTS for 2000

As we approach this more-than-usually momentous New Year, we continue our look ahead, as parenting experts tell us what changes and developments they foresee in their fields in the upcoming 50 years. We can feel the future! HAPPY NEW YEAR!

The Famous Ride of General Israel Putnam in Fairfield

The Famous Ride of General Israel Putnam in Fairfield

The famous ride of General Israel Putnam is being recreated at Putnam Cottage.

Fun and Games

Fun and Games

History becomes fun and exciting with these books, CD and board game.

Hear the Written Word in Rockland

Hear the Written Word in Rockland

African-American literary figures will be the focus of a special Black History Month celebration at Hopper House Art Center.

Getting Ready for Higher Education in Rockland

Getting Ready for Higher Education in Rockland

Your college days seem like yesterday, but now it’s your kid’s turn to apply. How are you going to cope?

Under The Sea 3D at IMAX Theatre Palisades Center

Under The Sea 3D at IMAX Theatre Palisades Center

Take an underwater adventure with Under The Sea 3D at the IMAX Theatre Palisades Center.

Intrepid Museum Kids Week 2009

Intrepid Museum Kids Week 2009

There’s never been a better time to visit the newly re-opened Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum then during Kids Week 2009.

Early African-American Life in Brooklyn

Early African-American Life in Brooklyn

To celebrate Black History Month, step back in time and experience African-American life in colonial Brooklyn.

Be a Builder at the Brooklyn Children Museum

Be a Builder at the Brooklyn Children Museum

Kids learn what it’s like to be an architect, a construction worker, a designer, and an engineer.

Children’s Story-Writing Contest

Children’s Story-Writing Contest

Calling all aspiring children’s book writers! McNally Jackson Books is holding a Children’s Story-Writing Contest.

Presidential Boogie at Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden

Presidential Boogie at Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden

Step back in time and celebrate George Washington’s birthday as those in the early 19th century did.

Little Cops NYC Police Museum

Little Cops NYC Police Museum

Little ones can find out what it takes to be a police officer at the Junior Police Academy.

Health Kick at Children’s Museum of Manhattan

Health Kick at Children’s Museum of Manhattan

Help kids get healthy at The Pump It Up Festival at the Children’s Museum of Manhattan.

Black History Tour throughout NYC

Black History Tour throughout NYC

Learn what life was like for African-Americans living in New York during the 17th century.

From Picasso to Picture Books - How To Look at Art With Kids

From Picasso to Picture Books - How To Look at Art With Kids

Children’s responses to art can provide insight into their thought processes and perspectives about the world.

How Your Kids Are Learning History

How Your Kids Are Learning History

History is being made every day — so how will kids ever learn about it all?

Customized Learning Experience for Your Child

Customized Learning Experience for Your Child

One mother recognized the need for more educational options for her children and turned it into a unique opportunity for all children and parents.

Getting Ready for Preschool: Reading Success

Getting Ready for Preschool: Reading Success

Simple things to do to prepare your child for the transistion into the world of school.

So Sorry! - The Importance of Apologizing

So Sorry! - The Importance of Apologizing

What should you apologize? What does it achieve? How does it remedy the situation?

Sing Along with Lomax: The Hound of Music on PBS

Sing Along with Lomax: The Hound of Music on PBS

Kids will have plenty to sing about when they watch “Lomax: The Hound of Music,” a new children’s musical series on PBS.

Marley & Me Creative Writing Contest

Marley & Me Creative Writing Contest

Students can exercise their creativity by writing an original story and win a $2,000 Best Buy gift card!

Fun and Games

Fun and Games

Looking for ways to keep the kids entertained indoors? Snuggle up with these three books and a videogame!

New Year's Resolutions Children Can Keep

New Year's Resolutions Children Can Keep

Did your child make resolutions for the new year? Here's how to help them make and keep their resolutions.

College Savings Plans Make the Grade

College Savings Plans Make the Grade

With the cost of higher education continually rising, it’s more important than ever to get an early start saving for a child’s college education.




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