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Science Tips

science projectHelping children engage in the world of science can be daunting. Many parents feel they don’t know enough about science to help their children at all. Those who do know the world of science may be confused about how to help young children learn about complex concepts. Browse through these science tips and articles to make your child’s experience with science meaningful and memorable.

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      Wild Kratts App Teaches Young Children How to Care for Animals

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