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Family Organization: Bedtime Routines

November 16, 2015  |  Categories: General Child Care, Parent Resources

The homework’s been done.  Dinner’s been cooked.  The dishes are waiting for you in the sink.  The kids are fighting with everything in them against the inevitable.  What’s that?  You already know: bedtime!  It’s that time of night when kids magically love to clean or need to spend five more minutes with their dog or…

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Child Development: Music and Children

August 25, 2015  |  Categories: Behavior, Child Development, General Child Care, Parent Resources, Preschool Preparedness, Quick Tips

For your entire life, you’ve probably been bombarded by the positive effects of music in your life.  Maybe in middle school, you conducted the classic music and plant experiment. You know the one: set up your plants next to various pieces by Mozart and Bach and see which one grows the fastest.  Or perhaps you…

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Summer Activities: Coloring Page for Boys

July 7, 2015  |  Categories: Activities, Parent Resources

  Calling all summertime boredom induced boys!  Country Home Learning Center has a solution to all of your woes.  Grab a box of colored pencils or crayons, pick out your favorite colors and have a seat at the table.  Ask a grown-up to print out this coloring page and get ready to show off your…

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Black History Month For Kids

February 6, 2015  |  Categories: Events, Parent Resources

February is the month where we take time to focus on many of the inspirational African American cultural and polotical leaders from our nation’s past and present, as well as celebrate their heritage and their history. It’s likely that many younger children don’t know much about the people who have shaped our nation’s history or…

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