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Back to School tips for Tween & Teen Boys

Back to School Tips for Tween & Teen Boys

September 11th, 2017

Jenn’s experience as a mom of tween boys taught her boys need back to school advice just for them. She’s sharing back to school tips for tween and teen boys.

Bernstain Bears

Berenstain Bears and the Substitute Teacher

September 7th, 2013

Berenstain Bears and the Substitute Teacher By Stan & Jan Berenstain   About Berenstain Bears and the Substitute Teacher A substitute teacher means only one thing—it’s time to play some tricks! Brother Bear is just starting to get nervous about tomorrow’s big history test when Teacher Bob announces that the students will have a substitute…

Five Books to Help Prepare Kids for Back to School

August 31st, 2013

Back to school is fast approaching.   It can be an exciting and nerve wrecking time for kids and parents. To help ease the nerves and make for a smoother transition we’ve rounded up five books to help prepare kids for back to school.   Five Books to Help Prepare Kids for Back to School…

DYI Star Wars Journal

From Boring to Brilliant ~ Transform that Marble Composition Book into Something Great

August 26th, 2013

  If your kid’s Back to School supply list are anything like mine, then you are stocking up on those black and white marble composition books. But how do you distinguish one from the other? How do you make your marble composition books brilliant.   How to Transform that Marble Composition Book into Something Great,…

7 Easy Steps to Prepare for the First Day of School

August 25th, 2013

    As a parent and a school psychologist, I understand how stressful and scary the first day of school can be for children and their parents.  I have compiled some easy steps to prepare for the first day of school.     7 Easy Steps to Prepare for the First Day of School  …

Back to School Made Easy with Hallmark

July 30th, 2013

We received these items, at no charge, to review from Hallmark. We appreciate their support of Jersey Family Fun that allows us to share with families information about back to school items we think their family may enjoy.   September is coming! Along with those back to school moments will be those moms. You know…

HP Back to School Bash: Let’s Talk about Printers

September 19th, 2012

HP puts a new spin on wireless printing with this fun new printer.     It’s the beginning of a new school year, which means 4 semesters of research, reports and projects. These things are no longer done though by going to the library and sifting through the World Book Encyclopedia. Now my kids are…

How to Make the Most of your Back to School Night

September 18th, 2012

  Back to School Night is an opportunity for parents to walk in the shoes of their child.  They have a chance to view the classroom setting, learn a bit about the school culture and meet teachers.  A lot of information is given out to parents on this night.  Parents are also trying to take…

School Kids at Field Day

Back to School Night – School Days Sunday

September 11th, 2011

 This September 1,396,029 Students went back to school 115,248 Teachers returned to their classrooms 2620 Schools will celebrate Back to School Night this year (stats provided by the National Center for Education Statistics)   Last week, if you are like most of us, you sent your kids off to school for another exciting school year….