School-aged kids

50 camp songs every kid will love to sing

Camp songs help build camping spirit, let the kids loosen up and make great memories. The best part about fun camp songs is that you don’t have to worry about staying on key. You don’t need a guitar to accompany you either although it can help. But to get everyone... more

15 fun 4th of July activities for kids

Few things say summer more than the Fourth of July. And while the holiday is generally celebrated across the U.S., each family has their own unique tradition. Of course, when kids are involved, families may need to put a few twists on their regular go-tos in order to make... more

6 tips for talking about Pride month and LGBTQ+ rights with kids

Any time is a good time to talk to kids about what it means to be lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and/or questioning (LGBTQ), but June is an especially important opportunity to get the conversation started. June is Pride month, which commemorates the anniversary of the Stonewall Rebellion and... more

11 creative child care solutions for school breaks and closings

For some families, spring break and other school breaks provide the perfect opportunity to break up the everyday hustle and bustle with a much-needed vacation. But for many others, it’s time to scramble for child care. Whether the issue is cost or an inability to take off of work, the school... more

16 funny memes for kids

Not all memes are for kids. But some are. And, dare we say it, most of them are just as funny as the ones you’d rather not share with little ones. (You know, the ones ... you’re scrolling through on your phone, chuckling seemingly to yourself when a child magically appears... more

8 dangers of social media to discuss with kids and teens

Enter a caption... Social media and kids. Gah! Is there anything more terrifying for a parent? From cyberbullying to online predators, it seems like the dangers of social media for children are endless. Here’s the thing, though: It isn’t Snapchat, TikTok and Instagram that should be keeping you up at night... more

50 funny jokes for kids to learn and tell

Most kids are little clowns by nature, but learning how to tell a good joke is a skill that they will need help mastering. While your comedic chops may not rival Will Ferrell's, you can still help your child fine-tune their sense of humor by teaching them a few... more

16 free typing games for kids

If you want to get kids excited about learning or improving their typing skills, introduce them to some fun typing games online. There are many free typing games for kids that can help strengthen keyboarding skills and improve typing speed and accuracy. Plus, it's important to help kids learn... more