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    What Will Your Child Be When He Grows Up?
    Fashion designer or investment banker? Novelist or defense attorney? It can be fun to think about what your child will be when she grows up. Take this quiz to see if she's already showing signs of her future successes! ...
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    Activities That Foster Your Child's Willingness to Learn
    Activities That Foster Your Child's Willingness to Learn You as the parent engage in many of the activities that foster willingness to learn. Continue to encourage and support your child with her schoolwork. Point out and enjoy life experience...
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    Support Your Child's Interests
    Support Your Child's Interests Essential Notice your child's interest by paying attention to what makes her smile and laugh. What does she like to do with her peers? Are there activities she could try with a friend? Sign up for mailing lists tha...
  • Learning Disabilities Printables
    Characteristics Checklist for Asperger's Syndrome: Interests/Routines/Order
    Print out and use this checklist to help in an initial diagnosis of Asperger's syndrome in your child. You can find more checklists on Asperger's syndrome here. ...
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    Collecting for Fun and Profit
    Collecting for Fun and Profit Collecting has been around forever. People like to save things. The wealthy have been collecting antique paintings, porcelains, and furniture for generations. Today, however, collecting isn't limited to the rich. It...
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    Collecting
    Build a Collection Without Going Broke
    Build a Collection Without Going Broke Unless your child has unlimited money and unlimited time, it's impossible to start with a great collection. It may take years to even get up to “good.” But he has to start someplace, and getting there i...
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    Online Trading for Kids
    Online Trading for Kids Kids with an interest in computers and computer games probably read PC, Wired, EM2, and similar magazines. They see people in their 20s who were formerly called geeks but now are creating the fastest-growing Internet comp...
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    Collecting
    Coin and Stamp Collecting
    Coin and Stamp CollectingMaterials Coins and/or stamps from your own and other countries Small box, notebook, or coin and stamp collecting books Glue Tape Directions Start your preschooler on a coin and/or stamp collection. Ask friends and family...
    Trish Kuffner, author of The Preschooler's Busy Book
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    Resources for Gifted Education
    Gifted Child Can't Make Friends
    A gifted child's age may matter less than her interests and preferred activities. Look for appropriate groups outside of school. ...
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    Child Doesn't Like Sports
    Our expert scolds a parent for his attitude towards his son. ...