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What To Expect Guides

Thinking & Creativity

Take this fun -- and helpful -- quiz to better understand how your child learns.
Use these tips to encourage your child’s critical thinking skills.
Help your child learn about the 50 states — and get relief from the backseat boredom.

Physical Development

Have a healthier season by adding more fruits and vegetables to your family's table.
For young children, the whole body is an avenue for exploring and growing. Here's how to work...
Get kids involved (and eating healthier) with these brown-bag updates.

Parent Guides

Review general curricula for first grade, what to expect for each subject, and activities that can be...
Review general curricula for 2nd Grade, what to expect for each subject, and activities that can be...
The I SPY books feature riddles by Jean Marzollo and photographs by Walter Wick, and are great for...

Language & Speech

This is a time of rapid vocabulary expansion. Read more about your 6- to 7-year-old’s language...
Learn your child's key language milestones from infancy to age 6.
These activities can supplement a child's speech or language therapy program.

Social & Emotional Life

Help your child's friendships flourish — even in the face of difficulty.
When it comes to kindness, you are your child's primary teacher. Here's how to bring out...
Learn how mindfulness training—simple techniques for boosting well-being and success—can help your...

Activities & Fun

If the weather isn't cooperating and your kids can't go...
Our lovely Valentine’s crafts will charm your children and fill your...
Put together the pieces to create a Valentine’s message.
Before kids share a book with a friend, ask them to have this book...
Your child will warm up to this reading and writing mini book that...
Rank the books your kids read and keep score of which is the best they...