How to Avoid Common Teen Health Issues

Teenagers are faced with many challenges today; perhaps more so than when parents were teenagers. On the same note, parents are faced with the challenge of raising their teens in a peer pressured world. With so many health issues at hand there are definitely some valid parental concerns when it comes to raising a teenager. […]

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Finding the Right Activity for Your Child

Different children have different interests and will respond differently to science activities. A sand and rock collection that was a big hit with an 8-year-old daughter may not be a big hit with a 6-year-old son.

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Ways to Make Life Easier for the New Mom

Being a new mom is exciting and overwhelming. When you come home from the hospital, you are so happy to have this adorable baby, but you are also recovering from giving birth, and facing the challenge of sleep deprivation. The following are ten tips to help make life a little easier for you. 1. Shop […]

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Math Resources: Books for Children, Grades 3-5

Grades 3-5

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Time to Celebrate

Grades 4-5 On quarters, dimes, nickels and pennies is written the phrase “E pluribus unum,” which is Latin for “Out of many, one.” It is an appropriate phrase to describe how our country has developed and the many different people and groups who have made it so great.

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Introduction to Science

Why is the sky blue?Why do things fall to the ground?How do seeds grow?What makes the sound and music?Where do mountains come from? Young children ask their parents hundreds of questions like these. In search of answers, we use science to both enlighten and delight. Being “scientific” involves being curious, observing, asking how things happen […]

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