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Everything you need to keep your kids comfortable from morning till night PLUS bonus activity sheets!

Get a Potty Paperback!
Enroll in the Pull-Ups(R) Big Kid Academy and receive a FREE Scholastic Pirate Potty or Princess Potty book, while supplies last.

Enter to Win Parent & Child's $500 Shopping Spree!
Getting the kids ready to go back to school can be a serious drain on your bank account. Not this year! Two lucky winners can score a $500 gift card, courtesy of Retailmenot .com, one of our favorite sources for online and in-store discounts. To sweeten the deal, we’re giving you up to five chances to win!

Sensational Memories Contest
Share your most sensational scent-related travel memory and you’ll be entered for a chance to win a family vacation to Yosemite complete with an expert-curated itinerary.  Brought to you be the New ARM & HAMMER(TM) Clean Scentsations(TM) Collection.

20 Top Trips for Families
Vacation in the great outdoors! We’ll tell you why to go, what to see and where to stay for 20 awesome destinations.

FREE KidQ App Download for Smart Phones
Why do we get goose bumps?  How do the bubbles get in soda?  The new KidQ app from Scholastic Parent & Child facilitates conversation via fun Q&As about the things that kids (and parents!) are most curious about.  

Scooby-Doo Free Book Giveaway
Get a free copy of the new SCOOBY-DOO FRANKENCREEPY companion reader from Scholastic based on the latest DV, in stores now! Plus: the first 1,000 eligible entrants in the Zoink Points for Education Sweepstakes will receive a free book.

National Young Game Inventors Contest
Enter for a chance to win up to $10,000 for college!

Free Book Offer from Strayer University
The first 300 parents to visit will receive a free Scholastic book for their child.

Is Your Child Really a Picky Eater?
Take our quiz to find out where his habits actually fall and then find unique strategies to expand his palate.

5 Potty-Training Must-Haves
We asked moms and dads to share their must-haves so your child can leave her diapers behind.


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