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Anthony Vecchioni
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How to Play Marbles - Part 2

(Part two in a five part series on marble games for kids. . . ) Few kids’ activities are as versatile, durable and long lasting as marble games. Versatile because there are so many different ..
(January 13, 2009)
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Kids' Holiday Art Project

The holidays can be a stressful time for parents, and that can mean spending less time with your kids. A simple way to restore some old fashion fun to the season is to get out the art supplies and do .
(December 12, 2008)
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Kids' Art - Making Halloween Spider Webs

Here's a Halloween art project to do with your toddler or preschooler. It's very easy and it looks great around the house. Here's what you need: -8.5" x 11" black construction paper -white tempera ..
(October 13, 2008)
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Kids' Science - Gravity For Beginners

Here's a science activity for kids that offers basic exposure to density and the law of gravity. It also gives your child an opportunity to engage in the trial and error method of problem solving. ..
(September 30, 2008)
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Parenting - How to Sleep In

Do you remember the fairytale, The Shoemaker and the Elves? Every night the shoemaker and his wife set out their raw materials, and every morning they woke to find the most beautifully crafted shoes. .
(September 15, 2008)
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Toys - What's Great Grandma Got to Say?

The truth is, when it comes to toys, you don't need anything more sophisticated than your great grandmother had. The most fundamental learning skills require very little in the way of resources. ..
(September 07, 2008)
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Creative Play - Starlight Theater

In the long run, a healthy diet of imaginative play will strengthen your child's ability to tackle difficult, non-linear problems both academically and in the real world. Imaginative play turns ..
(September 08, 2008)
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Child Learning - Quality Playtime is Essential

If you want your child at a level of full participation, then you need to be at a level of full participation. Your child comes completely prepared to absorb the wonderful benefits of play time. ..
(August 16, 2008)
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Parenting - Get Outside More

One of the easiest ways to fall into boredom and fatigue is to stay indoors too much. You will have an easier time providing quality indoor play if you balance indoor and outdoor activities. Indoor/ ..
(August 17, 2008)
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Toys - A Useful Strategy

The single most important thing about playtime is that it's fun. When your child is having fun, her interest level is at a maximum. You buy certain toys for your child and she doesn't want to play ..
(August 17, 2008)
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The One Minute Rocket Ship Your Child Will Absolutely Love

If you have ever given a speech, then you know firsthand that your energy level is at a peak once you get going. Here is a first rate activity that builds on that same kind of momentum. It also does ..
(August 18, 2008)
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Easy to Make Tent

Great activities build your child's confidence in expanding an idea or theme. Making a tent with sheets will change the way your child looks at space. The walls and rooms in your house are static. ..
(August 19, 2008)
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Wooden Blocks - What's the Big Deal?

Take advantage of one of the simplest and most rewarding activities you'll find: give your child the unique learning experience that only wooden blocks can offer. One of the extraordinary benefits ..
(August 19, 2008)
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