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October 01, 2014

October fun is everywhere you look!

Enjoy a fantastic fall with these great events

It's October – which can only mean one thing: your kids are thinking about their costume options and daydreaming about mounds of candy....more»
October 01, 2014

Digging In

It's time to get out your pointed trowel, become an archaeologist and begin to search for clues about the past! Archaeologists are scientific detectives – they examine artifacts, artwork, writing and other kinds of evidence about our past....more»
October 01, 2014

Research to Real World

The Secret Life of Motor Skills

When my son was a baby, I celebrated each time he hit one of the major (and even the not-so-major) motor milestones with whoops and hollers, hugs and kisses....more»
October 01, 2014

Footnotes: Thoughts from the margins of a mom's life

Crossing our T's

Last month William and I were facing a stack of blank thank-you notes. We also had a list of birthday presents he'd received for his fourth birthday....more»
October 01, 2014

The End of Diaper Bags, Infant Car Seats and Strollers

True Confessions of a Stay-at-Home Dad

Parenting might not be getting any easier, but as kids grow, it definitely requires less stuff. I took my kids to the pediatrician the other day and it hit me....more»
October 01, 2014

Correcting a teacher, reasonable bedtimes, feeling unliked by a teacher

Ask the Teacher

My daughter came home in tears because of a graded paper that had been returned to her with something marked wrong that actually appears correct....more»
October 01, 2014

ZooBoo Brings Even More Family Fun to the Zoo

There's no need to fear as summer draws to a close – just bring your wild things to see ours! One of the Indianapolis Zoo's most beloved fall festivities, ZooBoo presented by Central Indiana Honda Dealers, is headed back with even more spooktacular activities, plus an extra weekend of fun! Fall is already one of the best times to visit the Zoo with the animals out and active in mild temperatures....more»
October 01, 2014

Using Technology with Dyslexia

Helping to remove the barriers to classroom learning

A smartpen that follows along with lectures. An app that types as you speak. For students who struggle with dyslexia, current technology can help them overcome considerable obstacles in the classroom....more»
October 01, 2014

Changing Seasons and Kids on the Spectrum

Planning ahead to ease this transition for children with autism

While falling leaves, football season and the approaching holidays make autumn a much-loved time of year, the seasonal upheaval can be chaotic for children with autism....more»
October 01, 2014

Fall Fun!

From apples and pumpkins to ghosts and ghouls, this season has it all!

"I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers." –L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables In Indiana, October lays itself down like a well-loved quilt, bringing friends and family closer together as the leaves and temperature drop....more»
Childrens museum
IRT: Christmas Carol
peewinkle's puppet studio