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    Holiday Books for All Faiths
    These books are a wonderful way for kids to learn more about their own holiday celebrations or to discover how others celebrate during the winter season. To read a more detailed description of the books, or to write reviews of them, click on the ...
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    Young Adult Books
    The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Quiz
    It's the fourth book in the Twilight saga, by Stephenie Meyer. How much do you know about Breaking Dawn? ...
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    Card Games
    Double Solitaire
    Double Solitaire Double Solitaire is the exception to the solo-game rule that we've come to learn. I had to include it, though, because it is how I learned to play Solitaire (not to mention the antics of my Solitaire-crazed parents). The object...
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    A Parent's Guide to Poptropica
    A Parent's Guide to Poptropica Since its launch in September 2007, Poptropica has been the fastest-growing online virtual world for kids. Each month, more than 6 million children around the globe explore the vibrant and constantly expanding game ...
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    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...
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    Dots to Boxes
    Dots to boxes is a classic pencil and paper game, a perfect travel game for the whole family. ...
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    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...
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    Young Adult Books
    The Twilight Saga: New Moon Quiz
    It's the second book and movie in the Twilight series. How much do you know about New Moon, by Stephenie Meyer? ...
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    Young Adult Books
    Twilight Quiz
    How much do you know about Edward Cullen, Bella Swan, and the vampires that make up Stephenie Meyer's Twilight series? Take the quiz! ...
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    Play at Different Ages and Developmental Stages
    Play at Different Ages and Developmental Stages As your child grows, his play styles and tastes change drastically. From his first steps to his first day of preschool, it's important that the changes he experiences in himself and his surroundings...
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    Printable Games for the Whole Family
    Print off this fun booklet of games the entire family can enjoy! ...
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    Harry Potter
    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince: Movie Quiz
    How well did you pay attention during the movie Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince? Take this quiz and find out. ...
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    Harry Potter
    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince: Book vs. Movie Quiz
    How well did you spot the differences between the movie and book versions of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince? Take this quiz and find out. ...
    Dana Quigley
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    Family Games
    Pick-Up Sticks
    Pick-Up SticksMaterials 30 wooden skewers Colored paint or felt pens black, red, blue, green, and yellow Directions To make your set of pick-up sticks, paint the ends of the skewers with the following colors: one black, three red, five blue, nine...
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    Grocery Store Games
    Print off this booklet full of fun games and activities to entertain and educate kids while you run errands or grocery shop. ...
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    Cartoons
    YU-GI-OH! GX Quiz
    What do you know about the animated TV show, YU-GI-OH! GX? ...
    Shmuel Ross
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    Cartoons
    YU-GI-OH! TV Series
    How much do you know about the animated TV show Yu-Gi-Oh!? ...
    Shmuel Ross