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Where in the World?

How you can help at home: Use a laminated map to help your child learn where current events are taking place and build social studies skills.

Create a comic book

How you can help at home: Your child will learn to create his own family comic book. This activity builds writing and computer skills.

Word family flip book

How you can help at home: Have your child create this fun flip book to practice reading.

Microscope discovery

How you can help at home: Using a microscope can help your child build observation skills, a necessary tool in science.

Writing letters

How you can help at home: Writing a letter using a word-processing program helps your child build writing skills.

Identify that state

How you can help at home: Play this game with your child to locate states on a map and reinforce geography skills.

Act out a script

How you can help at home: Read a script with your child to practice reading skills.

Think 3-D: Make a pop-up book

How you can help at home: In this activity your child makes a creative book to write a story in.

Create a family memory book

With the help of a computer, your child can practice language arts skills as she preserves family memories.

Edible scavenger hunt

Give your third-, fourth-, or fifth-grader healthy detective work with this nutritious game.

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