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Parents’ Choice Summer School: Social-Emotional Learning

Parents’ Choice Summer School: Social-Emotional Learning

  Social-Emotional Learning Mastering social-emotional skills is far more than selecting the right emojis. Our friends at Zero to Three describe social-emotional skills as “Making friends. Showing anger in a healthy way. Figuring out conflicts peacefully. Taking care of someone who has been hurt. Waiting […]

Lisa Loeb Debuts “It’s All Right to Cry”, featuring Craig Robinson!

Lisa Loeb Debuts “It’s All Right to Cry”, featuring Craig Robinson!

  We are delighted to debut the video for singer/songwriter Lisa Loeb’s “It’s All Right to Cry” (featuring Craig Robinson)!     Parents’ Choice: Do you remember hearing the original song as a child? If so, what did it mean to you? Lisa: “I remember listening […]

4 Theme Park-Themed Toys for Fun at Home

4 Theme Park-Themed Toys for Fun at Home

Are you a “Weird Theme Park Mom“, too? Try these three Parents’ Choice Award winning theme park-themed toys to get your thrills at home and in your own backyard!   ZL70 – 70′ Zip Line Ages: 8 & Up Manufacturer: Adventure Parks Price: $110.00 After a quick […]

5 Ways to Read & Learn with Dr. Seuss

5 Ways to Read & Learn with Dr. Seuss

  A tip of the hat to this clever cat; these are definitely not your Grandma’s ABCs. In Oceanhouse Media’s Read and Learn Dr. Seuss’s ABC, beginning abecedarians will delight in discovering letter names and sounds via humorous, alliterative rhymes about Aunt Annie’s alligator, goats […]

Announcing: Spring Parents’ Choice Book Awards!

Announcing: Spring Parents’ Choice Book Awards!

  Parents’ Choice Book Awards! We’re pleased to announce the Spring 2017 Parents’ Choice Book Awards. We invite you to meet some of the winners: There are impossible puzzles and problems with pudding. A boy-loving bird and a rocket-loving boy. There are stories about women who think and who build, and more about wide awake children and […]