Hilltown Families

What’s New In Physical Education? By Linda Strean, GreatSchools Managing Editor Elementary school physical education used to be made up of dodge ball and annual fitness tests. At a number of...

Jan Brett offers on-line educational resources. Local author Jan Brett has a collection of nearly 4,000 teaching aids as free downloads on her website. These teaching aids and activities include beautifully...

THE BENEFITS OF BOARD GAMES Playing games with your kids is a perfect way to spend time together — and build learning skills at the same time. By Alvin Rosenfeld What...

Elementary schools may be closed Thursday, December 14, 2006 By David Vallette (Source: The Republican) (Buckland) – A committee report calls for closing three of the Mohawk Trail Regional School District’s...

Making the Holidays Less Materialistic Reviewed by Barbara P. Homeier, MD “The gimmes” are all around us during the holiday season. You know – “Gimme this,” “Gimme that,” “I want this,”...

Video Games Fun But Pose Social, Health Risks 11 Dec 2006 Move over Tickle Me Elmo. The recently released Nintendo Wii and Playstation 3 video game systems are rivaling the giggling...

Inspiring Gratitude By Peggy Healy Stearns Ph.D. Teach your children gratitude, and you share both an important social skill and a positive worldview. When children give thanks, they acknowledge the kindness...