Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

Taming Spooky Stories

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 01, 2013
Taming Spooky Stories

Telling spooky stories can be a great thing to do with your children. But knowing what is appropriate for your kids will keep them feeling safe. For younger kids, don’t make the story-telling location too dark; keep a light or two on. Use foreshadowing in your story so there are no big surprises. Make the ending something funny or silly, rather than gory.

 
 

Activities & Fun

Discover 6 green ways to celebrate Earth Day.
Recycle common household objects into these clever Earth Day crafts.
Create a sanctuary to explore and nurture the natural world — no matter...
Help your child learn something new, fun, and creative with this...
Winter is full of wild weather, and your kids will enjoy flexing their...
Your child will love this printable science project inspired by the...