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  • World Health Day: 7 Easy Ways to Get Your Family Moving
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    World Health Day: 7 Easy Ways to Get Your Family Moving
    World Health Day is just around the corner, and now is a great time to learn easy ways to help your family be healthy. Check out our list of family-friendly ideas to incorporate healthy living into your everyday life. 1. Set a Family "Moving" Go...
    Courtney Key
  • Two Tweens Ice Skating
    Entertainment and Activities
    The Best Winter Sports for All Ages
    During the cold winter months, you might find yourself running out of ideas to keep your kids occupied and active. Many of your favorite past times, like soccer, baseball, or even taking a trip to the park, take a backseat in the winter. Beat cab...
    Rebecca Desfosse
  • Kids
    Extreme Sports
    Kids and Extreme Sports
    Kids and Extreme Sports Are Team Sports Becoming Passé?Though traditional sports like football, basketball, and hockey aren't exactly going out of style, the world of so-called extreme sports keeps growing in popularity. Kids and adults alike ar...
    Kyanna Sutton
  • Fun Family Fitness, Mom and girl hula hooping outside for exercise
    Exercise and Sports
    8 Fun (and Cheap!) Family Fitness Activities
    Looking for some fun family "workouts" that feel more like play? Check out these simple outdoor activities that will get everyone in your family off the couch and help you bond while burning some calories. ...
    Erin Dower
  • KidsSledding
    Outdoor Activities
    Winter Activities
    Chilly, snowy days are calling your kids outdoors. Find fun winter activities for the slopes, trails, ice rink, and backyard for children of all ages. Remember to brush up on winter sports safety. Have the hot cocoa ready when everyone comes back...
    Erin Dower
  • Kids
    Olympic Games
    Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games
    Vancouver will host the 2010 Winter Olympic Games. How much do you know about this Canadian city? ...
  • Is Gymnastics Right for my Child
    Gymnastics
    Is Gymnastics Right for Your Child?
    Is Gymnastics Right for Your Child? Gymnastics has long been considered a sport of immense skill and dedication. However, those admirable qualities often come under scrutiny from critics who think the sport causes physical delays in young athle...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • 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
  • OlympicWinterSport,SkiJump
    Winter
    Events of the Winter Olympic Games
    Ice hockey, cross-country skiing, ski jumping, figure skating, and speed skating are five events that have appeared at every Winter Olympic Games since they were first held in 1924. Here's a look at those thrilling events and some other fan favor...
  • Kids
    Extreme Sports
    Xtreme Sports Quiz
    Test your knowledge of extreme sports. ...
    Paul Evenson and John Gettings
  • Kids
    Olympic Games
    Winter Olympic Games: Salt Lake City Recap
    Test your knowledge of the 2002 Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City, Utah. ...
    Gerry Brown
  • Kids
    Exercise and Sports
    When Kids Want to Quit
    When Kids Want to QuitDilemma for Parents: Am I Raising "A Quitter"? Many children find themselves engaged in a "second shift" of after-school activities. The soccer fields are teaming, the gymnastics schools are full, and ballet classes are in f...
    Katy Abel
  • Kids
    Olympic Games
    Winter Olympic History: Part 2
    Test your knowledge of the history of the Winter Olympic Games in part 2 of our quiz. ...
    Gerry Brown
  • Kids
    Olympic Games
    Winter Olympics History: Part I
    Test your knowledge of the history of the Winter Olympic Games. ...
    Gerry Brown
  • Kids
    Sports Events
    Wimbledon Quiz
    Wimbledon is the most prestigious competition in tennis. How much do you know about this historic tradition? ...
    John Gettings
  • KidsSledding
    Outdoor Activities
    Winter Activities
    Chilly, snowy days are calling your kids outdoors. Find fun winter activities for the slopes, trails, ice rink, and backyard for children of all ages. Remember to brush up on winter sports safety. Have the hot cocoa ready when everyone comes back...
    Erin Dower
  • 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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    Olympic Games
    Turin Olympic Games
    The 2006 Winter Olympic Games were held in Turin, Italy. How much do you remember about the event? ...
    Gerry Brown