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Kumon Staff Pick: The Snowy Day

RRL Title: The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats Grade/Kumon Level of Book: K-2/2A-11   Why do you personally enjoy this book? The Snowy Day is reminiscent of the sense of wonderment and awe that you feel as a child when experiencing the first snowfall of the season. The bright and colorful illustrations remind us […]

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Guest Tips: How to Make Your Sleep Routine Smarter for Your Child

  The following post was written by Alanna McGinn, Certified Infant and Toddler Sleep Consultant and Founder of Good Night Sleep Site – a Global Pediatric and Family Sleep Team.   During the school year, heading to bed at a decent time and getting a good night’s sleep is important for children. A well-rested child will display better cognitive […]

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Common Core and School English Language Arts

The goal of the Common Core State Standards is to ensure that students will be college- and career-ready in their skills and knowledge by the end of high school. A secondary purpose is to have consistent criteria of grade-level expectations in English language arts and mathematics across states. The shared learning goals do not constitute […]

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3 Benefits of Enrolling Your Toddler into an Early Learner Program

      Your child is growing up and developing new skills each day. Single words are becoming complete phrases and curiosity is abundant. While many are eager to start school like the big kids, the transition to kindergarten doesn’t always go so smooth. In fact, a recent study showed about 20 percent of kindergarten […]

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From One Kumon Student to Another:

  4 Tips for Balancing School Work, Extracurricular Activities and Kumon   Whether it’s Little League, ballet lessons or the chess club, extracurricular activities provide kids with a way to stay active, make new friends and explore their interests. In fact, about 60 percent of children between 6 and 17 years old participate in at […]

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