Apple Seed Multiplication
Try this tasty and fun activity to practice multiplication with your third-grader.
Write a recipe
Writing out a recipes is a fun way to connect language arts skills to daily life for second- and third-graders.
Follow a recipe
How you can help at home: Cooking with your child helps build skills in reading directions and measurement.
The right shoes to get your child moving
How you can help at home: Shoes designed to move help kids develop coordination, which is crucial to development.
How You Can Help at Home: Skipping is more than child's play. It's crucial for development. Here's how parents can help.
In this activity your child mixes the primary colors to make secondary colors.
Autumn Leaf Walk
How you can help at home: In this fun and educational activity your preschooler explores leaves she has collected outside.
It worked: 9-year-old plays a role in his own success
One mother explains how her son with ADHD had trouble working in small groups at school -- and how she found a strategy to help him succeed.
Choose the summer program that's right for your child
Setting your priorities first will help you sort through the specialty programs and camps to find the best ones for your child.
5 easy ways to exercise your child's creativity
In our busy family lives, it's easy to forget that children need time to do what comes naturally: let their imaginations run wild.
Bright ideas from our readers: getting kids to read
Our readers give tips that work to inspire kids to read.
Activities for readers, grades 2–5
Talking, playing and even cooking with your child can help reinforce the reading skills learned in school. Here's how.
Successful artist with LD and ADHD seeks to inspire others
Working with paint and clay kept Robert Toth going when repeated school failure threatened his self-esteem. Now a world-class artist, he shares his story in hopes of inspiring others with learning disabilities.
Learning tips for home
Check out these educational tips to try at home with your child.
Take a reading journey
In this activity, your child will read about people and their customs in other countries.