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Clay play

This squishy art project allows kids to get crafty with their ABCs.

Strike up the (kitchen) band!

Banging pots and pans drives home the basics of musical beat for youngsters.

Your kindergartner and music

In music class, kindergartners sing, play instruments, listen and move to music.

Fruit Fractions

Here's a clever and tasty way to review fractions with your child.

No More Dodge Ball: What's New In PE?

Elementary school physical education used to be made up of dodge ball and annual fitness tests. At a number of schools today, it's being reinvented.

Your kindergartner and art

Kindergartners create a lot of art. They learn the vocabulary of art and elements of art.

Let music be their muse

How you can help at home: Your first-grader listens to music and then draws a picture that illustrates how the music makes her feel.

Mixing Colors

In this activity your child mixes the primary colors to make secondary colors.

The Scents of Smell

How you can help at home: Have your child explore science by testing her sense of smell.

Does it sink or float?

Have your child test objects in water to see if they sink or float.