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Land-based Animals in Alaska

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Moose– Moose are usually seen across Alaska. They average 7 feet tall at the shoulders and weigh 1,400 pounds. Females a slightly smaller, around 1,000 pounds. Black Bear– Males average Read more

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Birds in Alaska

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Cormorants– The pelagic cormorant, meaning “lives most of its life at sea”, red-faced and double-crested cormorants are the three species that nest in the area. Cormorants have no protective oils, Read more

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Animals in Alaska

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Humpback Whales– As baleen feeders, these whales eat mostly plankton and krill. Alaska waters are their primary feeding grounds, where they will consume about a ton of food per day. Read more

why reading matters

Why Reading Matters

03/06/2017 admin 0

The purpose of this article is to say that, yes, it’s true, reading really is important, and that there are some solid reasons why that is so. Let’s begin with the practical benefits and then move on to the less tangible rewards of a life filled with reading.

How To Develop Child's Critical Thinking

How To Develop Child’s Critical Thinking

03/05/2017 admin 0

In order for children to be successful in life, they must learn how to trust their decisions. Your child needs to be confident in trusting his/her instincts and feelings. Children who trust themselves are less likely to participate in unhealthy behaviors.

The Secret of Child's Educational Success

The Secret of Child’s Educational Success

03/04/2017 admin 0

For the first year or two of life outside the womb, our brains are in the most impressionable state they will ever be in. A baby’s brain is immediately shaped by interacting with their environment. As a parent, one can have a large influence on their newborns first encounters with learning.

Preparing our Children for Schools

Preparing our Children for Schools

03/03/2017 admin 0

Seeing our children through to a good life as adults start long before school. We want our kids to integrity, a good work ethic and we want our kids to get along with others. Many parents take the time and spend the energy to ensure these qualities are part of their children’s character. As parents, we find ways to teach our children about responsibilities

What to do if your child has problems with grades

What to do if your child has problems with grades

03/02/2017 admin 0

No matter how good of a school your child is in or how good you do as a parent it is possible that your child may experience problems with their grades. It is not necessarily your fault, the fault of the school or even the fault of the child. There are many things that can affect your child’s school performance

Helping your child avoid problems in life

Helping your child avoid problems in life

03/01/2017 admin 0

Parents want as much as possible to help their children avoid problems. We want our child to get good grades, not smoke cigarettes and to stay off drugs. We also want our child to develop a strong work ethic, get along well in groups and develop skills that lead to successful adult life.