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Global Awareness for Ages 8-10

Global Awareness for Ages 8-10

 
There are hundreds of fun ways your kids can work together to protect the planet! Try these activities and books to help your family act...
Use this guide to help explain the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks to your child. Get tips for talking to kids about scary situations...
The uncertainty many Americans feel about the economy today offers a chance to rediscover strengths and foster resilience in our children.
Keep misinformation to a minimum, ask your child what he knows and answer his questions sensitively.
Move past the media mumble, and help your child understand global warming.
Connecting with nature helps your child become a protector of the planet and a better learner.
Volunteering offers many benefits for kids — and the people they serve. Find out which option works best for your family.
Teach your child to love helping others in need.
Wall Street. Main Street. Unemployment. Recession. How do you discuss them with your children, if at all?
Keep your child informed but reassured when watching the news.
Broach this sensitive topic with an open mind, and ask lots of questions.

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