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Pathfinders Montessori Elementary School – Sioux Falls, SD

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Kindergarten Readiness: Sensible Parenting Tips to Ease Transitions

Kindergarten age children may act surprisingly grown up and yet endearingly immature. Development throughout kindergarten changes your child cognitively, socially, emotionally and physically. This tends to occur gradually but noticeably throughout the school year.

Apple Tree Learning Centers

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Swim Safety Saves Live

Safety is no accident, as drowning is a preventable tragedy. Drowning is the leading cause of accidental death in children one to four years old. About one in five people who die from drowning are children, according to a 2016 study done by the CDC.

July/August 2018 Issue Out Now!

Be sure to grab your copy of our newest issue, out now! Click here to view the digital edition.

Wash Away Your Worries About Pesticide Residues on Produce

Pesticide residues on your food can be a scary thought. Maybe the topic crossed your mind while making dinner or as you shopped the produce aisle in your grocery store. Pesticides are used to protect crops as they grow, but do they remain on plants after they leave the field? And, more importantly, should you worry about feeding your family those crops?

Keeping Connections with Your Kids

When we think of providing the basic needs for our children, we generally think of food, shelter and clothing. It’s also important to remember basic psychological needs.

Solving Reading Difficulties Over the Summer

While many of you might be excited that the summer will provide a much needed break from homework battles, the summer is often a great time to help struggling readers.

How Farmers Go Green

He may not be Irish, but that doesn’t stop local farmer, Jeff Thompson, from going green on his farm for Saint Patrick’s Day – or every day of the year. Sustainability is something that’s important to the future of his family farm and many others in South Dakota.

Creative Camps: More than Creating

What are your kids doing this summer? Camps are a wonderful way to focus the extra time and energy children have during the summer months on something creative.