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  • Not-So-Scary Halloween Movies for Kids
    Halloween
    13 Not-So-Scary Halloween Movies for Kids
    Nothing says Halloween like Night of the Living Dead, The Ring, or...well...Halloween. But what about Halloween movies that your kids can watch? We've rounded up our favorite 13 (get it? 13?) not-so-scary Halloween movies just for kids. Monsters...
    Erin Dower
  • Best summer 2017 movies for kids and families
    Blockbuster Movies
    The Best 2017 Summer Movies for Kids
    It's finally summer, and the kids are out of school for a couple months. While there will be plenty of time for playing outside and trips to the beach, there will also be days where all you want to do is beat the heat (or the rain!) and take a tr...
    Colleen Hughes
  • 12 Spine-Tingling Halloween Movies for Teens
    Halloween
    12 Spine-Tingling Halloween Movies for Teens
      Your teen probably isn't dressing up to go trick-or-treating, anymore, but they probably still love a good spooky Halloween movie. This year, help your teenagers plan a spooktacular movie night with a few age-appropriate and spine-tingling mov...
    Kelly Sundstrom
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    Entertainment and Activities
    Top 9 All-Time Classic Movies for Tweens and Teens
    Looking for a great classic movie to watch with your tween or teen? Check out these all-time best movies for kids ages 10-18. ...
    Cara J. Stevens
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    Movies
    2015's Top Summer Movies for Families
    Summer is primetime for block-buster movies for people of all ages. Beat the heat and check out our picks for the best family movies coming your way this summer. ...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Inside Out movie poster
    Oscars
    2016 Family-Friendly Oscar-Nominated Movies
    The 2016 Oscar nominations are in, and they include several family-friendly flicks, with Best Animated Feature, Best Costume Design, and Best Visual Effects all up for grabs. Check out what films have earned this top honor, and find the perfect p...
    Erin Dower
  • Not-So-Scary Halloween Movies for Kids
    Halloween
    13 Not-So-Scary Halloween Movies for Kids
    Nothing says Halloween like Night of the Living Dead, The Ring, or...well...Halloween. But what about Halloween movies that your kids can watch? We've rounded up our favorite 13 (get it? 13?) not-so-scary Halloween movies just for kids. Monsters...
    Erin Dower
  • AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Could Be Healthy
    AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Can Be Healthy
    When it comes to screen time and kids, it isn't all bad news. The American Academy of Pediatrics offers guidelines on how to make screen time healthy and educational.
    Curious World
  • family movie night
    Oscars
    10 Classic Oscar-Winning Movies to Watch with Your Kids
    Whether you're gearing up to watch the Oscars or you're just looking for a nostalgic, top-notch pick for your next family movie night, check out these kid-friendly Academy Award–winning films from the 1930s through the '80s. They all won multip...
    Erin Dower
  • Pregnancy movie, What to Expect When Youre Expecting
    Preparing for Baby
    11 Best Movies about Pregnancy and Babies
    Cravings, contractions, spit-up, and diaper changes – what better fodder for a cinematic comedy than pregnancy and new parenthood? Whether you're expecting a baby or just love a good comedy, sit back and enjoy others clumsily navigating pregnan...
    Erin Dower
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    Movies
    13 Best Kids' Books Turned Movies
    */ Your favorite children's books are now major motion pictures! Check out which childhood favorites have been turned into movies, and find the perfect one to watch with your child. Then, talk to your child about how the movie and book compared...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Entertainment and Activities
    Harry Potter
    Where Would the Harry Potter Sorting Hat Place You?
    Are you a Harry Potter fan? Well, you may not be able to attend Hogwarts, but at least you can find out what house the Sorting Hat would choose for you by taking this quiz. ...
  • DiaryofaWimpyKidBook,comicshot
    Children's Books
    Inside the Wimpy Kid Series
    Is your child a Wimpy Kid fan? Get the scoop on the books, the author, and the feature films based on the hit series. Written by Family Education's own Jeff Kinney, these webcomics-to-books have captured the hearts of kids and adults alike. Perfe...
  • Entertainment and Activities
    Young Adult Books
    The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Quiz
    It's the third book and movie in the Twilight series. How much do you know about New Moon, by Stephenie Meyer? ...
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    Halloween Fun and Activities
    Vampire Fever
    Vampires have always been popular in the media, but now it seems like the blood-sucking creatures are everywhere you turn! To make sure young eyes aren't peeping at overly scary scenes, we've provided a list of age-appropriate vampire books, TV s...
  • The Hobbit Movie Poster
    Movies
    13 Best Kids' Books Turned Movies
    */ Your favorite children's books are now major motion pictures! Check out which childhood favorites have been turned into movies, and find the perfect one to watch with your child. Then, talk to your child about how the movie and book compared...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Fact Monster, a safe space for kids to find homework help
    Fact Monster - a safe online educational space for kids

    Are you worried about your kids being online? Fact Monster is a KidSafe-certified site for your kids to get homework help, play games and watch educational videos. Check it out...and give Same Game a try yourself!

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    Movies
    The Twilight Series: Untangled
    The Twilight series has unleashed a world-wide vampire craze and spawned a trend of vampire-related books, movies, and TV shows. You've most likely heard of, if not read, the four books, and/or seen the major motion pictures. For all the moms out...