Try these ideas for affordable ways to turn your home into a haunted house at Halloween.
Halloween Decorations That Won't Break The Bank
Thursday, October 19, 2006
Monday, October 16, 2006
Christmas is a time of getting together and having a great time with those family and friends of all ages that you love to be around. Here are two Christmas games of all ages to ensure that everyone’s bellies shake when they laugh like a bowl full of jelly.
Christmas Games Any Age Can Enjoy
Friday, October 13, 2006
We are pleased to announced that we have 3 new printable booklets of Sudoku for sale for kids who are hooked on these addictive puzzles! After much consultation with teachers and parents, we have put together a booklet of 60 4x4 puzzles, another of 60 6x6 puzzles, and a third of 60 9x9 puzzles. Each book is graded very carefully so that the first puzzle is the easiest and then the puzzles get progressively - but very gradually - more difficult.
To make photocopying easier, there are 3 puzzles per page. Each page has a fun (black and white) illustration, and solutions to all the puzzles are included at the back of each booklet.
Booklets are in pdf format (like most of the printables at Activity Village) and are available for instant download when payment goes through. Priced at $5.25 or £2.99 per booklet, we know that your kids will enjoy these Sudoku puzzles, which have been created especially for them!
More Sudoku for Kids
Thursday, October 12, 2006
Monday, October 02, 2006
The death of a pet can be a traumatic experience for the whole family. For a young child, it can also be confusing-it's often the first time a child must deal with such loss. In many cases, the pet has been with the family since before the child's birth, so he or she has grown up with the pet as a real part of the family. Children tend to relate to pets as playmates, so the loss, to a child, is often the loss of a best friend.
Helping children cope with the death of a pet
Ahoy There Me Hearties – Ideas for A Pirate Party
By Jen O CarterThis is a theme party that kids will love and the costumes and invitations are really easy to create. It’s also easy with a few touches to transform your home into a dangerous pirate ship where unwelcome guests will be forced to walk the plank!
Pirate party ideas...
It can be incredibly upsetting and alarming you when your toddler bites. Not only are you shocked at your own child's behavior, but sometimes you will be dealing with another child's very angry parents too! Biting is dangerous and unacceptable, and you will have to meet the problem head-on and act quickly to prevent the problem getting worse. The following tips will give you some ideas of how to cope with your biting toddler:
What to do when your toddler bites..
Halloween is a holiday loved by kids everywhere. It’s a fun time to dress up like silly or scary characters and go trick-or-treating in the neighborhood. Be sure your kids are safe while trick-or-treating with these quick tips:
How to keep your kids safe when trick or treating