Your toddler is likely asking a lot of questions. Her cognitive development is exploding. From brain-boosting games to language-building tricks, here you'll learn everything about your child's intellectual development.
Lying is nothing unusual for small children, and a new study says it's actually an important developmental milestone.
What to do with your irrational, tempestuous 2-year-old!
You don't have to sign your child up for pricey classes. Teach him his ABCs, colors, and more while he plays, shops, and tackles tasks.
Pretending isn't just child's play. It turns out to be the very best way to help your child become a creative thinker -- and a good learner.
Encourage cognitive and language development with these fun, everyday learning activities.
Your child's obsession with your tech gadgets isn't something to LOL about. We asked the experts for their digital do's and don'ts.
Learn the essential traits of happy and successful children.
Try these low-key activities to help your child get ready for next fall.
Identify your child's temperament, then work it to bring out her personal best.
Try these inventive ways to teach ABCs, 123s, and other basics.
Toddlers get attached to dolls, puppets, and stuffed animals -- and with good reason. These toys teach them important skills.
Tune your child's natural curiosity into everyday science lessons.
Help your toddler recall rules, relatives, and important routines with these memory-boosting tips.
The key to your child's success in school later? Finding ways to improve their memory now. Luckily, there's plenty parents can do to strengthen this essential learning tool.
Want your child to get the most out of making art? Let her create in her own way at her own pace.
A simple test using a raisin may be able to predict your child's future academic success.
Kick-start your child's imaginative play with these 14 inspired (and inspiring) ideas.
Eight easy games that can build your toddler's math skills.
Easy ways that you can help your child's memory develop.
Here, we suggest simple ways to encourage curiosity, inquisitiveness, and a passion for knowledge.
Everyone needs a hobby, but why did your child pick mummies, dinos, or sea lions? Find out how you can make the most of your preschooler's intense interest.
One mom wonders when she can start using logic with her preschooler.
Sure, it's cute when your child wears her ballet costume 24/7 -- but is it normal?
Your child's make-believe world can be surprisingly elaborate. Try these ways to promote pretend play.
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Kids 5 and up can learn this basic chore -- giving you one less thing to worry about at dinnertime.