Ask A Sacramento Expert: 5 Tips For Getting Your Child Ready For KindergartenWhile it is not vital for a child know how to read or write before starting kindergarten, there are other valuable non-academic abilities they will need on day one. Teacher Joyce Childs says being able to color within the lines is not as important as knowing how to hold the crayon.
Ask A Sacramento Expert: 5 School Lunches Kids Can Make ThemselvesExecutive Director of Milestones Child Development Center Aimee Walker is also a mother of two, so she's no stranger to guiding her own children in the comfort of their home-kitchen to prep easy, daily lunches for the new school year. Read Walker's five simple and delicious lunchtime suggestions straight from her children's lunch pales.
5 Items To Include In Your Child's Sensory KitLearning about the world can be tough for some young children, particularly ones who have sensory issues or disorders. But the senses can be used to help ground them, and there are a variety of toys and items that can do just that.
How To Create A Back To School Time CapsuleCreate some back to school memories, then re-visit those memories for many years to come. A back to school time capsule is a great annual tradition. Here's how to make one and a few ideas on what to include in your family's capsule.
5 Ways To Prep For School Before The First DayStart the school year off on the right foot by helping your kids prep for school before the first day.
5 Traditions To Start Your Back To School RoutineWhat memories do you use to help document your child's progression through school? Here are five different traditions you can begin this year.
5 Ways To Create The Perfect Study Space In Your HouseOne of the keys to academic success is an organized (and quiet!) at-home study space. Create a homework hotspot in your home, whether it’s located in a designated room or tucked into a smaller nook with these tips.
5 Healthy Breakfasts For Weekday MorningsPlan ahead for a quick and healthy morning meal from your own kitchen.
5 Tips On How To Beat SenioritisNearly every student entering his or her last year in school will face senioritis. Here are a few tips and tricks to help keep yourself motivated and on track.
Ask An Expert: Overcoming First Day Of School JittersOvercoming first day jitters -- whether for kindergarten or a new school -- all starts with the parents, according to two counselors who weigh in on the subject.
5 Tips For Students Adjusting To New School SchedulesKids of all ages love the lazy days of summer. Schedules are relaxed and fun is the main focus. These five tips can make falling back into school routines at the end of the summer break can be a lot easier.
Best Back To School Books For The Off To College CrowdCollege is a monumental time in a young person’s life, our sister company Simon & Schuster has a book that will them thinking about their impact on the world, their future success, and the enriching value of what they’re learning behind university gates.

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