Carrie Eldred

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celebrate creativity: PBS Kids writers contest for K-3

Shares 146<p>One of the greatest ways to get kids invested and interested in writing is to give them authentic reasons to write.<p>When I was teaching high …

Reading & Language . Education . PBS Parents | PBS

Find ways for kids to have fun with literacy using these great tips, activities and resources:<p>Reading & Language Milestones<p>Learn how children become …

Education

Time for the Truth: What Does it Really Mean When Kids Lie?

<b>My son cut a hole in his t-shirt the other day.</b> Well, according to him, the scissors were just walking on the counter when they walked right over to …

5 Healthy Ways to Eat a Rainbow

March is our favorite rainbow-spotting month! Whether you are planning a special St. Patrick’s Day meal or celebrating the coming of spring, a …

Healthy Eating

Does Your Child Have Anxiety?

<i>By Ginny Graves</i><p>Marla Booth* thought she was giving her daughter Madison a leg up by sending her to a well-regarded private school. But instead of coming home every day filled with excitement about what she was learning, her third grader would dissolve into tears as she faced up to three hours of …

High Number of Measles Cases Reported in California

At least 15 cases of measles have been reported in California since January 1 of this year, a marked increase from the same time last year, by which time only two cases had been documented. More from UPI:<p>Dr. Ron Chapman, state health officer and director of California Department of Public Health in …

The Simple Piece Of Plastic That Teaches Kids To Tie Their Shoes

As a first grade teacher, Eileen Sloan got tired of tying students’ shoes, so she invented a plastic tool to lend a helping hand.<p>As a first grade teacher, Eileen Sloan got tired of tying shoes. Though it wasn’t something she taught in her class, she expended plenty of energy helping students tie …

10 Ways to Help Your Child Build Self-Esteem

Anyone who has kids knows that they are both a magical blessing and a constant source of stress. Raising children requires a lot of work—just …