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If your 11- to 13-year-old is looking for a challenge, try these advanced books and activities.
Celebrate accomplishments and ease separation anxieties.
Use the book and author suggestions below to match the reading level and interests of your preteen.
According to the International Reading Association, literacy skills will help your child in every academic area, as well as with most life skills.
Help your middle schooler build her recall skills, from locker combinations to schedules that can change daily.
The excitement of starting school is a wonderful time to motivate your child.
Select a winning wardrobe that won't break the bank.
Review the essentials in order to help your child thrive this year.
Transform your middle schooler from a backpack pack-rat to a planning pro.