DIY Monster Claws just in time for Halloween

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Make these easy, no-sew monster claws in just two steps!

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Glitter Glue Ghost Art

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This easy and boo-tiful Halloween art craft requires only three materials!

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Nerd Night with Science Steve

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Science Steve went primetime with an appearance at "Nerd Night" in downtown Vermillion.

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To Raise Confident, Independent Kids, Some Parents Are Trying To 'Let Grow'

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Research suggests kids who have more freedom and independence grow up to be less anxious and depressed. But in the age of helicopter parenting, giving kids freedom to roam can be difficult.

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Let's Have Fun with Fire Safety!

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Teach your children about fire safety with Marty and Jett's downloadable activity book!

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5 Proven Benefits Of Play

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The nation's doctors are being enlisted in a new fight: reclaiming children's right to play. A research paper urges pediatricians to prescribe playtime.

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The Most Popular High School Plays And Musicals

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Beauty and the Beast and Almost, Maine topped the list of most popular high school plays and musicals, according to Dramatics magazine's rankings. The magazine has been publishing its list since 1938.

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Lakota Berenstain Bears

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Do you want to learn Lakota? Here is a full episode of Berenstain Bears in Lakota!

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Buddy Coloring Book

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Teach your child about living a healthy lifestyle with Buddy's "Healthy Habits" coloring book!

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Coloring Books And Worksheets: What's The Value Of 'Staying In The Lines'?

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Get ready for those coloring worksheets coming home in your child's backpack. Many kids (and grown-ups) love coloring books. But what's the educational value of staying in the lines?

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PBS LearningMedia Unveils New Design and User Experience for Pre-K Through 12th Grade Educators and Students

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Just in time for the new school year, PBS and WGBH today unveiled the new PBS LearningMedia website, making thousands of digital resources more accessible to educators and students across the country. New features include simple browsing by curriculum area, state/national standards and grade; improved search functionality; a refreshed look and easier access to local PBS station resources.

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The 'Overparenting' Crisis In School And At Home

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Cutting kids' meat or doing their laundry can undermine their sense of self-worth, two books argue.

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After School Snack

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Ditch the expensive store bought energy bars and instead make these easy no-bake protein energy bites. Not only do they taste awesome, you can feel good knowing exactly what they are made from–good wholesome ingredients.

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How The Science Of Learning Is Catching Up To Mr. Rogers

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The popular film Won't You Be My Neighbor? shows how the topics — and the format — Fred Rogers brought to TV are as relevant to education and child development as they ever were.

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PBS Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

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PBS Programs, Including the 31ST ANNUAL HISPANIC HERITAGE AWARDS, and Special Episodes from POV, GREAT PERFORMANCES and ANTIQUES ROADSHOW Highlight Latinx Culture and Influence

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