Articles Written By: Primrose Schools

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Family exchanging a brightly-wrapped holiday gift

Holiday Gift Guide for Ages 0-5

We love taking this season to spend time with loved ones and make memories. However, parents know that stress sometimes sneaks in, and gift shopping can often be a big holiday stressor.
Preschoolers spread positivity by singing carols

Giving Back to Our Communities Across the Country

With the holidays fast approaching, what better time for children to learn the rewarding lesson of how to give back? With this in mind, we’re celebrating our many families and staff members across the country who have encouraged children to do good in their communities.
Executive Function Skills: What Are They and Why Do They Matter For My Child?

Executive Function Skills: What Are They and Why Do They Matter For My Child?

It’s estimated that 65 percent of jobs children will have don’t exist yet. These are the skills they need to succeed.

5 Character Skills to Help Your Child Shoot for the Stars

Did you know children can start demonstrating empathy as young as six months old? Based on recent research, good character can and should be nurtured in…
Preschooler Braxton shows off some of the books he's read

Celebrating Read Across America Day: Preschooler Reads 1,000 Books

How many books have you read in your lifetime? 100? 200? Most of us haven’t kept track. But 4-year-old Braxton can answer this question in a snap: he’s read 1,000 books so far.
Dad talks to preschooler about tragedies and comforts her

How to Talk with Your Child About Tragedy

Today’s world of smartphones and information flow makes it difficult to shield young children from scary news coverage of events like attacks on schools and…
Father reads winter sports book to his toddler

Winter Games Reading List for Kids

The Winter Games are finally here, and present an excellent opportunity for children to see countries and cultures from around the world come together and…
Two siblings make Valentine's Day cards together

6 Valentine’s Day Crafts and Recipes

Valentine’s Day always brings much-needed warmth and color to long winters. Here are activities to help you and your child get the most out of Valentine’s Day
Collage of top 2017 primrose blog post images

2017 Parents’ Picks: Advice, Recipes & Activities

It’s hard to believe that 2017 is coming to an end! We hope that this has been a year full of fun, growth and special memories for you and your family.
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