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Find learning, homework help, and educational ideas at Disney Family. Disney Family makes the lives of parents easier with access to other moms.

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Is Your Child Kinder-Ready?

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Preparing your child for his or her first foray into the "formal" education system is largely met with happy anticipation. But there's also a heavy dose of concern: Is my child ready for kindergarten?

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Book Covers

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The first weekend after school starts -- when textbooks have been handed out but the homework hasn't yet -- is prime time for a little book beautification.

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Pow! Using Comic Books to Get Kids Reading

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Your best tool for encouraging kids to read may be something parents and educators once considered the enemy: comic books.

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Summer Time Reading

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How To Make Reading Enjoyable For Your Tweens This Summer

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5 Big Ways to Help Kids Love Books

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How to share the love of reading with your children

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The Best Way to Get Teens to Learn

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Getting kids interested in what they're learning is an age-old problem that continues to plague teachers and parents. Now, researchers from the University of Leuven in Belgium report in the March/April issue of the journal Child Development, that when teenagers understand that learning helps them attain an intrinsic goal (e.g., self-development, personal health, etc.), they are more likely to become interested in the topic and grasp its conceptual aspects than if they are motivated to learn only to attain extrinsic goals (e.g., financial success, physical attractiveness, etc.)

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The Funniest Books for Kids

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Books help children learn to read and learn about life, but only a special few make children laugh. Check out these funny recommendations for kids of all ages.

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The Best Ways to Raise a Reader

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Reading is the fundamental skill at the base of all learning, and students with strong reading skills tend to do better in school than those without the same skill set.

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