Halloween Newspaper Activities

From KRP’s Ultimate Holiday Activity Guide… Halloween, or All Hallow’s Eve, is an ancient celebration that can be traced to the early Catholic Church and “All Saints Day,” an observance in honor of saints. However, in the 5th century B.C., in Celtic Ireland, people began celebrating All Saints Day as the Celtic New Year and…
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Halloween Safety

Here are some Halloween safety tips from KidsHealth.org to keep your little ghouls and goblins safe. 1. Choose a light-colored costume or add glow-in-the-dark tape to the front and back of the costume so your kids can be easily seen. 2. Don’t buy a costume unless it’s labeled “flame-retardant.” This means the material won’t burn.…
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Staying Safe Online

Staying Safe Online Staying safe online isn’t very different from staying safe in the real world. Let’s take a look at how you can apply the safety tips that you already know to your online activities.  Information is from the Washington Times NIE tab, “Delete Cyberbullying.” 1. Beware of strangers—When you’re outside with your friends, you…
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Safe Kids Day Is Saturday, April 12

If you are looking for a fun family activity, check out Safe Kids Day this Saturday at Red River High School in Grand Forks. Safety Topics will include: Water, Poison, Wheeled Sports, Child Passenger Safety, Home, Fire, Sports, Falls, ATV, Power Tools, Gun, Pedestrian, Distracted Driving, Railroad, Farm and more! Texas Roadhouse will have meals…
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A Parent’s Guide To Facebook

A Parents’ Guide to Facebook was designed to help you understand what Facebook is and how to use it safely. With it, you will be better informed and able to communicate with young Facebook users in your life more effectively. That’s important because: 1) if something goes wrong, we want our children to come to…
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