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Congratulations to our winners!

We'd like to thank everyone who entered our giveaway. We hope all of your children had a great first day of school and continue to have a great school year.

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Living Room Adventures

Jump start your family’s back to school excitement with these fun projects (psst- and they’re packed with learning)!

Imagine That!

A little spark turns the ordinary into extraordinary

Get Ready for School

Tools to make back-to-school a happy adventure for the whole family

Transitioning into a new routine for fall can a big change for a child and it’s important to provide practical and loving support. If your kid is like most, she probably feels something between excitement and anxiety about that first day. Here are just a few ways to navigate (and celebrate!) the transition:

Learning is Child’s Play

When your child plays with other children, he’s learning important life skills like sharing and cooperation. Help your child grow into these great-friend qualities with advice from our experts.

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Read from Cover to Cover. Repeat.

Did you know children learn through repetition? Go ahead and indulge your child’s desire to read her favorite story over and over (and over) again. We’ve got more fun ways to help your child be letter-ready for school.

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Science for 3-year-olds? Absolutely!

Your preschooler doesn’t need to learn the Pythagorean Theorem this summer, but did you know that all children are young scientists? They learn about the world around them through their senses.

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New School, New Nap Routine

Good sleep helps a child arrive at school eager to play and ready to learn. Help him get the rest he needs for a great first day by setting a nap and nighttime sleep routine that works for your family. Want to learn more about how we do naps at school?

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