Category - Books

The Four Children of Passover: How to Engage Children and Teens in the Passover Seder

Books
Education
Jewish

Spring has sprung and since Parents Place is part of Jewish Family and Children’s Services, we are getting ready for Passover! Many of us are busy cleaning our kitchens and pantries or packing to go visit family and celebrate. Let us also take a little time to think about this holiday through the eyes of our children or grandchildren. Whether they are a toddler or have left for college, we want to make it meaningful and memorable for them. Growing up in a home of two Jewish Educators, there was no shortage of fun to keep our Seder (traditional holiday… Continue Reading


Posted by Havi Wolfson Hall on March 31, 2017

Eight Great Tips for Raising a Reader

Books
Education
Leisure & Vacation
Parents Tips

Yesterday I had one of those happy mama moments. In my mind there are very few things more satisfying than watching my two daughters excitedly rip open the packages of new books that arrived in the mail from our monthly book club. Within minutes they were each snuggled into different ends of the couch flipping through their special gifts. The house was quiet, the girls were entertained, life was good. Inspired by those happy moments I offer the following suggestions for raising a reader in your home. 1. Read aloud to your children as they grow Now that my daughter… Continue Reading


Posted by Rebecca Wood on May 27, 2015

Help Your Kids Soar

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