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Ask Arizona September 2017 | Highlights
This month, kids learn mistakes happen (we’re only human), feeling embarrassed is totally normal, and a great way to ignore teasers.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/inside-highlights-september-2017-ask-arizona
Let’s Be Friends | Highlights
Friendship is a gift that even preschoolers can give and receive. Being a friend, and having a friend, offers real benefits to young children.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/lets-be-friends
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
Take the Fear Out of Competition | Highlights for Children
Got a child who shuns competition? Boost her spirits, support her efforts, and let her choose the game, says our panel of experts.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/smart-answers-parents-toughest-questions-take-fear-out-competition
2019 Summer Reading Booklist| Highlights
Summer is the perfect time for a good book. Whether your kids are able to read on their own or you are reading to them, there is something on this list for everyone. Curl up with a good book about ...
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/summer-reading-reccomendations
Summer’s Here: Don't Let the Learning Slide | Highlights
Did you know that your child could lose up to three months of reading and math skills during summer vacation? Teachers call it the “summer slide,” and it affects children as young as kindergarten. ...
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/summers-here
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
Daditude You're Bored? That's Great | Highlights
"I'm bored."Those two simple words are among the most annoying words you will ever hear, especially if your kids repeat them—as kids will do to perfection—over and over again, in a dragged-out, ...
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/youre-bored-thats-great
Crafts | Highlights for Children
Fun-to-make art projects, seasonal gift and decorating ideas, and more.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/crafts
Bird Cafe | Highlights
Give your kids a head start on a lifelong pleasure: teach them about birds. First, make a little bird feeder. Hang it from a nearby tree branch or your fire escape to tempt them closer. See who ...
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/crafts/bird-cafe
8 Nights of Kids Hanukkah Crafts | Highlights
Spend family time together this Hanukkah with these crafty ideas! Encourage your kids to make one craft each day of Hanukkah or make all the crafts in advance to enjoy them for all eight days!
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/crafts/8-nights-hanukkah-crafts
Colorful Butterflies Craft [Highlights
When children make little butterflies, their hands, fingers, and eyes synchronize. It’s a fine-motor-skills celebration, packaged as pretty play.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/crafts/colorful-butterflies
Butterfly Haven | Highlights
Try this fun activity with your family in the backyard and watch what happens.
: https://www.highlights.com/parents/crafts/butterfly-haven