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Oct 08

National Fire Prevention Week 2015

October 4th-10th has been declared “National Fire Prevention Week,” a time to reflect on our nation’s past fire history, remembering the “Great Chicago Fire of 1871,” and how out of that tragedy a national interest in fire prevention and safety … Read More



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Sep 08

National Preparedness Month 2015

September is National Preparedness Month! It’s time to make a plan with your community, your family, and for your pets. Plan how to stay safe and communicate during the disasters that can affect your community. Everyone can participate in America’s … Read More



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Aug 17

Free Hands-on Science Resources for Home and School

The award-winning, non-profit Science Buddies website empowers K-12 students, parents, and teachers to quickly and easily find free project ideas and help in all areas of science from physics to food science and music to microbiology. Whether your goal is … Read More



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Dec 31

New Year’s Eve Celebrations for Families

Happy New Year’s Eve! Even if you’re staying home, there are plenty of ways to celebrate the occasion… 1. Read about the history of New Year festivities at http://www.knowledgehouse.info/njfk/newyear.html. 2. Hold a family meeting. Talk about the best things you … Read More



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Nov 27

Thanksgiving Countdown: Activities for Kids

Thanksgiving Countdown Have fun with these children’s activities for Thanksgiving… Hundreds of worksheets, writing prompts, coloring pages, and more! (ABC Teach) Thanksgiving Crafts, Decorations, Worksheets, and Activities (Enchanted Learning) Thanksgiving Fun and Games (Apples 4 the Teacher) Thanksgiving activities, crafts, … Read More



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