Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

The Basics Box

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: 
July 26, 2014
The Basics Box

When it comes to the early morning scramble, both parents and kids alike often zip out the door forgetting keys, homework, or lunch. Prep the night before to make sure nothing’s left behind. Craft a Basics Box and put it by the door as its permanent living space. Before you and your kids go to sleep, have everyone make sure everything they need for the next day is stored in the box.

 
 

Find Just-Right Books

Activities & Fun

Make your child's book collection an essential part of her...
Decorate your room with an autumn bouquet.
Get ready, get set, sing!
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...