Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

And They're Off!

Daily Tips

Try something new with your kids every day! Find tips on reading, learning, and raising a well-rounded child.
 
 

Today's Tip

Today's Tip: 
November 30, 2014
And They're Off!

If you’ve never watched the Kentucky Derby, you might be missing out on an exciting learning opportunity to teach your tween some math. Unlike many other sports though, half the fun is in the prediction of who might be a winner! Ask your child to count how many times a horse goes around a track, discuss the time the horses have to beat a goal, etc. Your child will have a thrilling time -- and she might not even realize she’s doing math.

 
 

Find Just-Right Books

Activities & Fun

Get ready, get set, sing!
Celebrate Christmas Eve Puerto Rican style.
Learn about pollution with this experiment.
Sums and differences are easy to learn with this sports-inspired,...
Help your child learn something new, fun, and creative with this...
Winter is full of wild weather, and your kids will enjoy flexing their...

Sponsor Spotlight