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Frannie Ucciferri
Associate Managing Editor | Kid at heart
2017 Holiday Gift Guide: Nostalgia Gifts for Digital Kids
Tech toys and gadgets are always big winners with kids when it comes to holiday gift giving, but a new trend is shaking things up in a big way: nostalgia. The "good ol' days" are back and better than... read more
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Frannie Ucciferri
Associate Managing Editor | Kid at heart
Kids' Holiday Movie Guide 2017
The wait is finally over for some of the most exciting and anticipated movies of the year: We're talking Marvel, Pixar, Star Wars, and more! Maybe your kids already have their lightsabers ready for... read more
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Regan McMahon
Deputy Editor, Books | Mom of two
Books That Teachers Read to Their Own Kids
Teachers have a knack for knowing how to connect with kids, and they're skilled at drawing out kids to talk about the characters and ideas in a story. So wouldn't it be fun to step inside a teacher's... read more
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Regan McMahon
Deputy Editor, Books | Mom of two
How to Motivate a Middle School Reader
In the early grades, parents and teachers focus on teaching kids how to read. As kids get older, we hope they'll want to read. Reading for pleasure has lots of benefits. It builds vocabulary and... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content and Distribution | Mom of two
31 Halloween Ideas for Kids to Play, Make, Eat, and Watch
Halloween is one of our favorite times of year because families can have so much fun together with -- and without -- media. From spooky movies, music, and games to fun crafts, snacks, and parties,... read more
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Frannie Ucciferri
Associate Managing Editor | Kid at heart
20 Best Podcasts for Kids
What if something out there had your kid begging you to turn off the TV or tablet, put away the video games, and listen to a story? It seems practically impossible in today's media environment. Why... read more
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Regan McMahon
Deputy Editor, Books | Mom of two
9 Ways to Get Teens Reading
Parents know how to inspire a love of books in babies and toddlers: Just put 'em on your lap, and start reading. But as kids get older and go to school, reading can be seen as work rather than fun... read more
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Angela Zimmerman
Senior Manager, Editorial Partnerships | Mom of one
Summer Vacation Boredom Busters
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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