How you can help at home: Research the origins of food with your child and build their social studies skills.
How you can help at home: Have your child make a mental image of a passage that has been read aloud.
A personal timeline shows kids their place in history.
Do-it-yourself magnetic poetry kits make language come alive.
Ant detectives get a close-up look at life on the hill.
How you can help at home: Practice beginning mapping skills with your first-grader by mapping your house onto graph paper.
In our busy family lives, it's easy to forget that children need time to do what comes naturally: let their imaginations run wild.
How you can help at home: In this art activity your child creates a still life with crayons and watercolors.
Connecting food with literature is a delicious way to engage your fourth- and fifth-grader's language art skills.
How you can help at home: Make a homemade book with your child and build his reading and writing skills.