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

Building Reading Skills at Home

Summer Reading List

These books, for kindergarteners to middle schoolers, will capture your kids’ imagination, and they’re perfect for reading aloud.

Getting Help for Children With Dyslexia

Could your child have difficulty learning to read because of dyslexia? Here’s how to get your child tested and what you should do after you get the results.

Building Math Skills at Home

Mastering Math

Mastering Math

Yes, you can help your child learn math, even if it's not his favorite subject (or yours).

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 test 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

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Fun Wintertime Educational Activities for Kids and Families

There’s plenty to do during the winter months besides sledding, skating, and enjoying hot chocolate. Nature and the outdoors beckon, with much for children to lear...

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.

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

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