Grade School

Afterschool snacks worth rushing home for

Afterschool snacks worth rushing home for

Sometimes peanut butter and crackers or a piece of fruit just isn't enough for the kids after a long day of learning. To keep snacking interesting, try one of these simple...
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Moving to new school is tough for kids of any age

Moving to new school is tough for kids of any age

With her move from Miami already planned, Denia Lopez talked to her young daughters about the good things they were going to find...
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Briefs: We really must do lunch! Safely ...

Briefs: We really must do lunch! Safely ...

When it comes to lunch box safety, you can't be too cool for school."One of the most important guidelines for keeping it safe is just keeping it cold,"...
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Kids can pull off a good kooky clothing combo

Kids can pull off a good kooky clothing combo

Some kids might look like they are getting dressed in the dark: crazy pattern combinations, clashing colors, and mismatched socks and shoes...
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Brainy Video Games for Kids

Brainy Video Games for Kids

I remember a Far Side cartoon birthday card my parents gave me one year when I was young, and deeply addicted to Sega's Genesis video game system...
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Corporal Punishment Damages Kids' Cognitive Functions

Corporal Punishment Damages Kids' Cognitive Functions

A new study has found that corporal punishment in schools may harm children's cognitive abilities...
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Safe and Healthy Kids' Lunches

Safe and Healthy Kids' Lunches

Packing your kids off to school usually means packing a lunch for them to take along. But these days, that can mean a minefield of health and safety concerns...
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Imagination and Activity for Kids

Imagination and Activity for Kids

Childhood obesity rates are rising in Canada and around the world. Thanks to a combination of an unhealthy diet and an inactive lifestyle ...
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Tips for Saving on School Clothes

Tips for Saving on School Clothes

Outfitting the kids for another year of elementary school can be pricey. Here are some tips to help you avoid spending more than you have to...
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