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Reading, writing, math, and science: How to help your child build skills.

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Poetry Boosts Reading Skills

Back-to-School Books

Reading about going back to school is a great way to ease the transition. Especially with younger children, as you turn the pages together, you can talk about their ...

Poetry Boosts Reading Skills

The rhyming and imagery of poems can help kids learn language fundamentals.

Building Math Skills at Home

High School Math

High School Math: How Parents Can Help Build Skills

Some simple strategies and encouragement will benefit students who are struggling in math.

Help Your Child Reduce Test Stress

It’s normal for kids to worry about tests, but worrying too much can be bad for kids and their grades. Here’s how to tell if your child has text anxiety and wh...

Building Writing Skills at Home

Handwritten Thank-You Notes Offer Many Ways To Learn

Parents can add humor—and math and history learning—to this task, which is one that most children initially resist.

Help Your Child Build Writing Skills

Parents can help by encouraging their children to embrace the concept of revision. Through reviewing and revising, kids will soon see their writing improve.

Building Science Skills

Outdoor Winter Activities To Enjoy With Your Kids

It may be snowy and chilly in most parts of the country during wintertime, but that’s no reason for you and your child to remain indoors.

7 Ideas for Celebrating Leap Day

Celebrate that extra day every four years in February—the 29th—with your kids, using some of these fun and educational activities.

Given the choice, would your child prefer to study math, reading, or science?

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