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10 Everyday Ways to Keep Your Child Reading While Having Fun

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Summer Reading for Kids, Boy acting in a summer drama program play

Star in a Play


Whether your child joins a theater program or just dabbles in drama at home, reading and attempting to memorize a simple script is a wonderful way to expand his mind and interest in the arts. You can find free plays for children at FreePlays.org. Puppet theater is a fun way to get your younger child to come out of his shell and practice reading aloud.

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August 30, 2014



Keep it hot (or cold)! No one likes cold soup or warm, wilted salad. Use a thermos or ice pack in your child's lunch box to help keep his lunch fresh until it's time to eat.


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