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Back to School: Starting School Party Ideas

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Starting kindergarten for the first time can be equal parts exciting and daunting—for both the student-to-be and for mom. There are many strategies to make the transition easier, but what could be more fun than a “starting school” party? A fun twist on a back to school themed celebration, it…

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30 Fall Learning Activities

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Fall is fast approaching and I can't wait to try these amazing, fall-themed learning activities and educational games with my kids. Whether you're homeschooling or just enjoy playing with your kids there are fall learning activities here for all ages. Popcorn, apples, and so much more, I always feel more…

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Education Development Milestones: Kindergarten Readiness

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It's that time of the year! Parents are preparing their children to return to school, or in some cases, begin school for the first time. The following is a list of Kindergarten readiness skills across various domains. Mastery of these skills prior to starting Kindergarten would assist your child in…

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‘Twas the Night Before Kindergarten Part II: What Parents Can Expect from the School Year

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You’ve spent the summer calmly reassuring your nervous Kindergartener-to-be about the approaching school year.  Together, you attended orientation and shopped for back-to-school childrens clothing.  Your child is ready to see what this “elementary-school thing” is all about, but what about you?  As a parent, what can you expect…

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‘Twas the Night Before Kindergarten Part I: Helping Your Child Know What to Expect This School Year

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My daughters like to talk.  Call it a girl thing, say it’s because I chattered endlessly to them when they were babies, or maybe they just have a lot to say.  It’s when they are not talking, that I know something is up.  The summer before my oldest daughter began…

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