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How to Calm an Overexcited Toddler | Highlights
Much that is mundane to adults is new and exciting for toddlers. No wonder it’s so easy for them to slip over the edge into overexcited territory! Here’s how, when, and why to step in.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/how-calm-overexcited-toddler
How to Raise a Can-Do Baby | Highlights
Build your baby's developing sense of self-esteem with everyday play and activities to help give your little one confidence in herself and her abilities.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/how-raise-can-do-baby
Inside High Five™ April 2018 |Highlights
This could be the silliest post office ever. And you can find it right here in That’s Silly! or on pages 18–19 of the April issue of High Five magazine.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/inside-high-five-april-2018-thats-silly
16 Books About Kindness | Highlights
Inspire your kids to be kind by picking up one of these books all about kindness, compassion, and friendship.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/kindness-and-tolerance-booklist
Inside High Five™ Magazine February 2018 | Highlights
With assorted critters and creatures that don’t really belong on a ski slope, and a background that includes a palm tree and a camel, all kinds of silliness is happening in this picture. Let your ...
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/inside-high-five-magazine-thats-silly
For the Love of Reading Podcast| Highlights
For the Love of Reading is a podcast devoted to instilling a love of reading in children, hosted by Christine French Cully, Chief Purpose Officer and Editor in Chief of Highlights.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/love-reading
Praise Kids the Right Way: Tips for Parents | Your Child & You
Experts say there’s a right and wrong way to praise your kids. Learn how to use your words to gain the biggest benefit.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/praise-your-kids-not-way-you-think
Raise a Self-Sufficient Child| Highlights
Self-sufficient children tend to have greater self-esteem, are better able to manage frustration, and are less dependent on others, experts say. Check out the following entry-level self-care skills...
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/raise-a-self-sufficient-child
3 Tips: How to Build Confidence in Kids | Your Child & You
You want your child to have a can-do attitude, but you know that simply telling him or her to feel confident isn't going to cut it. Give these 3 tips a try!
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/raise-can-do-kid
Story: Pumpkin Hunt | Highlights for Children
Read this story about Marcos and his mom finding the perfect pumpkins for everyone in their family. Ask your child to describe her perfect pumpkin. Is it big or small? Lumpy or smooth?
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/story-pumpkin-hunt
The Truth About Executive Function | Highlights
Why executive function may be the secret to success—and why it’s sometimes not.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/truth-about-executive-function
Weather Words | Highlights
Boost your cutie’s vocabulary—and his powers of observation—with these weather-wise ideas.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/weather-words
Why Preschoolers Love Potty Talk | Highlights
An obsession with toilet references is a nearly universal preschool phase, but there are ways to tank the talk.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/why-preschoolers-love-potty-talk
Crafts | Highlights for Children
Fun-to-make art projects, seasonal gift and decorating ideas, and more.
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