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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.

How to Work with Your Child’s Tutor

How to Work with Your Child’s Tutor

A referral from another parent can be a good place to start, but the key is to find a tutor who best addresses the learning styles and issues of your child.

A Virtual Jewish Library for Fairfield

A Virtual Jewish Library for Fairfield

A monthly gift in the mail of a Jewish book or CD to children.

Helping Children with their Homework

Helping Children with their Homework

Guidelines for getting kids to do their homework.

Ways to Make Kids Love Math

Ways to Make Kids Love Math

Teaching kids to use math in their everyday lives.

Time Management for Kids

Time Management for Kids

Easy ways to help children manage their time better.

Sick Children at School

Sick Children at School

When is it OK to send a sick child to school?

Tips for Real World Math

Tips for Real World Math

It is critical to create a mathematical “environment” for your children, especially during the formative years between pre-K and fifth grade.

Take the Team Approach

Take the Team Approach

Realizing a vision for the school year requires support from a motivated group of individuals: a team of people who ban together through adversity, inspire motivation and acknowledge achievement.

The Yellow School Bus is the Greener Choice

The Yellow School Bus is the Greener Choice

The less buses have to fight for the roads and school driveways, the smoother the commute is for the entire student body. This year, however, as gas prices approach the $5 mark, more and more parents finally seem to be open to the idea of busing, and the prospect of saving a few dollars on gas.




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