Best After-School Activities For Families In The Bay AreaThere's no shortage of indoor or outdoor activities around the Bay Area for the family after school. This might involve a scenic hike, learning a new skill, or checking out the latest movie from the comfort of a car.
Best Parent-Child Activities Near San FranciscoThere are plenty of activities in San Francisco that cater to adults or children. Finding an activity that both the parent and child find enjoyable can be a challenge. Here are some of the best parent-child activities in San Francisco.
Top Spots In And Near San Francisco To Say Goodbye To SummerHello sunshine, T-shirts and sandals! Shed a couple of layers as the fog retreats, welcoming the end of summer in San Francisco. This is one city where temperatures rise as we head for the far side of Labor Day, even as the heat cools off elsewhere around the Bay Area.
Ask A Bay Area Expert: 5 Tips For Getting Your Child Ready For KindergartenStarting school is typically a fun and exciting time in any child’s life, but the transition to Kindergarten can be rocky for kids who are ill-prepared. Here, local Kindergarten teacher Tracy Rivas shares some expert tips on how to get kids ready to start Kindergarten.
Ask A Bay Area Expert: 5 School Lunches Kids Can Make ThemselvesThree easy-to-make recipes for school kids from CC Sofronas, small business owner of Pacific Shaving Company and talented teacher at the San Francisco Cooking School
Top San Francisco Stores For Back-To-School ShoppingBack-to-school means back to the stores for what students need. Fortunately, there are some excellent local businesses in San Francisco that offer plenty of choices for technology tools, pens, notebooks, and clothing as school gets underway again.
5 Items To Include In Your Child's Sensory KitLearning about the world can be tough for some young children, particularly ones who have sensory issues or disorders. But the senses can be used to help ground them, and there are a variety of toys and items that can do just that.
How To Create A Back To School Time CapsuleCreate some back to school memories, then re-visit those memories for many years to come. A back to school time capsule is a great annual tradition. Here's how to make one and a few ideas on what to include in your family's capsule.
5 Ways To Prep For School Before The First DayStart the school year off on the right foot by helping your kids prep for school before the first day.
5 Traditions To Start Your Back To School RoutineWhat memories do you use to help document your child's progression through school? Here are five different traditions you can begin this year.
Study: Most Parents Think Their Kid's School Is GrimyParents may be feeling inclined to send their kids back to school with an extra box of Kleenex and a whole lot of hand sanitizer.
5 Ways To Create The Perfect Study Space In Your HouseOne of the keys to academic success is an organized (and quiet!) at-home study space. Create a homework hotspot in your home, whether it’s located in a designated room or tucked into a smaller nook with these tips.