Parent and Child Resources

Summer Learning Series - Get Up and Move!

Summer Learning Series - Get Up and Move!

Exercise is another piece to the puzzle that creates a healthy you. Exercise increases our energy levels and improves our moods. Click to read more about exercise and about George Poage, a man who brought his running talent all the way to the Olympics!

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Summer Learning Series - Active Listening

Summer Learning Series - Active Listening

Active Listening is - What? Active Listening is an important skill to have, an important skill to develop, and an important skill in any relationship. Active listening shows you are paying attention, and like Dr. Daniel H. Williams knew, it was important when it came to doing his work. Click to read more!

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Summer Learning Series - Art

Summer Learning Series - Art

Art is an important part of life and in this entry in our Summer Learning Series, we share some activities to try different mediums, art projects that use household items, and ways to enjoy fine art at home. We also introduce Edmonia Lewis - a professional sculptor who made many famous sculptures.

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Summer Learning Series - Math

Summer Learning Series - Math

Math is a necessary skill - from bills and budgets to measurements and mileage - we encounter math in our daily lives. Some of us find ourselves using math in our jobs, much like Benjamin Banneker. In this post, we share some math activities that are relevant to our daily lives and how Benjamin Banneker used math in his work.

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Summer Learning Series - Public Speaking

Summer Learning Series - Public Speaking

For this Summer Learning series entry we explore a topic that many people struggle with - Public Speaking! Read about a woman who made public speaking a career and learn about some activities you and your child can do to practice public speaking.

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