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Emotion Journal

Help your kids develop emotional intelligence with an emotion journal and other activities.

Adventures in Learning: Toymakers

Toy Makers

Tinkering with toys is a fun way to sneak in some math and science while spending time with kids. Here are four of our favorite toys to create.

Bedtime Story Episode

How to Raise a Confident Reader

As parents, we want to raise confident readers, but the whole prospect of how to accomplish it can be stressful. But it doesn’t have to be.

Charity Starts at Home

Charity Starts at Home (Video)

In this episode of Adventures in Learning, we talk about charity and offer a fun idea for making giving a family affair.

Learning About Trees

Let’s Learn About Trees (Video)

In this episode, trail guide Teresa D’Anna offers parents tips and tricks for teaching kids about trees while we’re out on the trail.

Feelings Charades

Feelings Charades

Helping kids tune into body language can help them build empathy skills. And helping them tune into their own body language can help kids feel more in control of their own emotions.

Shapes Scavenger Hunt

Shape Scavenger Hunt (Video)

Shapes are everywhere and make up everything. That makes them a great thing to study. In this episode of Adventures in Learning, we go on a shape hunt.

Not So Scary Boo Book

Not So Scary Boo Book

Help kids develop strategies for tackling their fears with this not so scary book.

Farmers Market Math

Farmers Market Math (Video)

Money math problems can be tricky. Help kids learn the value of a dollar by letting them help you shop on your next grocery trip.