Parenting, Media, and Everything In Between

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Regan McMahon
Senior Editor, Books | Mom of two
As summer slips away, what better way to ease kids back into academic life than with books set in school? Picture books can help kids get ready for kindergarten and making friends. Chapter books... read more
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Angela Zimmerman
Manager, Editorial Partnerships
Feel like you're running out of ideas to keep your kids entertained in the dog days of summer? Look no further. Dozens of cool, crafty, and creative ideas for kids of all ages are easy to download,... read more
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Betsy Bozdech
Executive Editor, Ratings & Reviews | Mom of two
Ever since that first menacing star destroyer loomed across movie screens in 1977, kids of all ages have been enamored with the adventures of Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia, and all their... read more
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Kids naturally develop social skills in the preschool years, so it's a perfect time to teach and reinforce social lessons. The books below serve as modern-day primers on courtesy, graciousness, and... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
With summer in full swing, lots of kids (and parents) are going online for ideas to keep busy. At Common Sense, we're partial to activities that are a little, well, different. We've rounded up 30... read more
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Betsy Bozdech
Executive Editor, Ratings & Reviews | Mom of two
Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas
We're excited to exclusively debut the brand new trailer for Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas -- a kid-friendly, stop motion-animated take on Will Ferrell's popular holiday movie Elf. We rated Buddy's... read more
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Liza Fowler
Marketing Specialist
A recent recipient of the Common Sense Seal, Belle and Sebastian is one of this summer's best movie picks for families. Based on the Cecile Aubry novel Belle et Sebastien, the film follows a young... read more
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Regan McMahon
Senior Editor, Books | Mom of two
Grab a book for the road, tuck one in your kid's backpack for camp, pop a beach read in with the sunscreen, or curl up with your kid and a picture book in a cozy corner at home. Wherever you go,... read more
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