Tests demonstrate a child’s ability to understand course material, master certain skills and provide benchmarks upon which to measure progress. Old methods of highlighting texts and rereading content to grasp information are seldom effective alone. Successful test preparation involves utilizing efficient study methods. How do we help our children become more comfortable and skilled in […]
Families intrigued by spy gadgets and futuristic technologies can enjoy student artworks with a spy theme in the new “Spy Studio” exhibition in Scottsdale. The free exhibit, organized by Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, opened last week inside the museum’s Young@Art gallery. Students from Paradise Valley High School, South Mountain High School in Phoenix and Anthem’s […]
Have a daughter between the ages of 9 and 12 years old? Time to talk in more detail about the changes that are ahead? Going through puberty is a lot easier when moms and daughters know what to expect. Preparing for those upcoming changes can help to ease the transition. Banner Health will host a free […]
Through a child’s eyes, the world is an amazing place! Encourage your little one’s imagination by constructing a fun set of play binoculars. To make this binoculars craft: Tape together two toilet paper rolls side by side. Cut a strip of paper approximately 3×11 inches wide. Let your child decorate the paper as desired with […]
Stroller Strides Anniversary Class. Stroller-aged kids (with an adult). Stroller-based fitness class followed by goody bags, refreshments, activities for the kids and raffle prizes. 9:15am. Free. Preregister. Tempe Marketplace by the District stage, 2000 E Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe. centralphoenix.fit4mom.com.
Enter to win a family four-pack of tickets to the 11am, Saturday, Oct. 11 movie screening of “The Book of Life” at Harkins Arizona Mills in Tempe. Synopsis: “The Book of Life,” a vibrant fantasy-adventure, tells the legend of Manolo, a conflicted hero and dreamer who sets off on an epic quest through magical, mythical […]
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day ticket giveaway
Enter to win a family four-pack of tickets to the 7pm, Monday, Oct. 6 movie screening of “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” at Harkins Tempe Marketplace. Synopsis: Follow the exploits of 11-year-old Alexander (Ed Oxenbould) as he experiences the most terrible and horrible day of his young life—a day that […]