• Entertainment and Activities
    Shapes
    Big Feet, Little Feet
    Big Feet, Little Feet Activity for an individual child Age group: 18-40 months Duration of activity: 30 minutes Materials: Construction paper Markers Scissors Crayons This activity will help your child learn about sizes and comparison. You may w...
  • School and Learning
    Body Parts
    Bodily Functions: Teaching Your Preschooler the Body Parts
    Bodily Functions: Teaching Your Preschooler the Body Parts Many preschoolers regularly see their parents completely or partially nude—either coming out of the shower, getting dressed, or using the toilet. Yet some parents feel uncomfortable ab...
  • School and Learning
    Concerts
    Loud Music and Hearing Loss
    Difficulty hearing after a loud concert is normal and will usually disappear after a few hours. ...
  • School and Learning
    Body Parts
    Anatomy for Kids
    Anatomy for KidsMaterials Butcher paper or plain newsprint paper Paints, felt pens, or crayons Directions Trace your child's body as she lies face-down or face-up on the paper. Tape the paper in place on the floor. Have your child proceed to dra...
  • Dancing Activity for Kids
    Body Parts
    Leggy Dance
    Leggy DanceDirectionsPlay some bright, rhythmical music. Stand facing your child and point out the different parts of the legs and feet. Now discover all the ways each part can move: bend the knees, wiggle the toes, circle the ankles, arch the fo...
  • Teach Kids about Different Parts of the Body
    Body Parts
    Touch Twister
    Touch TwisterDirections Identify body parts with your child: knees, elbows, neck, fingers, toes, wrist, ankles, and nose. Choose a part and then try to touch another body part with it; hand to heel, nose to knee, or heel to bottom. Do this activi...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Activities for Toddlers
    Body Parts Activity
    Body Parts ActivityTime 5 to 10 minutes Materials Nose tissues Directions There are so many body parts and so many new words to learn, but this activity makes it fun. As you call out body parts (ears, eyes, nose, knees, back, etc.), put the tiss...
  • 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
  • School and Learning
    Body Parts
    Fun with Faces
    Fun with FacesTime 5 to 10 minutes Materials None Directions It is always fun for your baby to explore your face. Put your baby's hand on one part of your face or head, such as your nose, mouth, chin, ear, etc. and say what it is. Extensions Ta...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Activities for Toddlers
    Body Parts Activity
    Body Parts ActivityTime 5 to 10 minutes Materials Nose tissues Directions There are so many body parts and so many new words to learn, but this activity makes it fun. As you call out body parts (ears, eyes, nose, knees, back, etc.), put the tiss...
  • The Human Body Printables
    Types of Bones and Joints
    A list of definitions about the different types of bones and joints in the human body. ...
  • School and Learning
    Body Parts
    Fun with Faces
    Fun with FacesTime 5 to 10 minutes Materials None Directions It is always fun for your baby to explore your face. Put your baby's hand on one part of your face or head, such as your nose, mouth, chin, ear, etc. and say what it is. Extensions Ta...
  • The Human Body Printables
    Main Divisions of the Brain
    A great diagram to learn the main divisions of the brain and how the brain works. ...
  • The Human Body Printables
    Path of Sound Waves Through the Ear
    Learn how sound waves travel through the ear and how other body senses work. ...
  • The Human Body Printables
    Structure of the Ear
    A diagram and definitions about the structure of the human ear. ...
  • Family Life
    Illnesses and Diseases
    Toxic Synovitis
    Get information about toxic synovitis, an inflammation of the hip joint that occurs rather suddenly in young children. ...
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    Fact Monster - a safe online educational space for kids

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    Family Education
  • The Human Body Printables
    Structure of the Eye
    Key vocabulary terms about the structure of the human eye are defined here. This is a great science-test review. ...