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ne woman has over 100 children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren—she keeps track of them by what they like to eat. One woman speaks with an increasingly rare accent, and the recording might be all that’s left of the accent when her generation is gone. A WWII veteran won’t tell his family about his service—but he decides to share...

EDUCATIONAL TV SHOWS FOR KIDS

I love TV shows that teach my kids something. There are many days as parents and especially as homeschoolers, when you need a little bit of a break. The television can be really helpful on those days. (Does that make me sound like a bad parent?) We do not watch very much TV in our house, but when my...
There are plenty of educational shows for preschoolers, but what happens when your kids grow out of "Imagination Movers" and "Dora?" Here are some great shows that are both fun and educational for kids ages 5-9 years old, listed by subject. Does your child like English and reading or do they prefer math and science? Are animals and nature more interesting or is your...
Abstract Background Research in developed countries has demonstrated an association of varying degrees between watching TV and the risk of being overweight and obese. However, there is no evidence of such an association in the context of the South Asian population. Objective To investigate whether watching TV increases the risk of being overweight and obese among women in Bangladesh. Setting Rural and urban areas in...

Why We’re Here

cholarships supplement or fund entirely a Davidson education. That’s the “what,” but in talking about the “what,” it’s easy to neglect the “who.” Scholarships tip the scales for some students as they weigh their options, or they make a college education a reality, or they allow Davidson alumni to leave this place ready to lead and serve without having...

Frequency of TV viewing and prevalence of overweight

Abstract Background Research in developed countries has demonstrated an association of varying degrees between watching TV and the risk of being overweight and obese. However, there...

Best TV 2018: which TV should you buy for big screen action?

Everything you need to choose the best TV for your home cinema set up. Best TV Buying Guide: settle in for TechRadar's round-up of the...

What is Educational Theatre and Drama?

The children are watching a refugee girl, Amani, and a boy, George, interact in a disused railway station. Amani and George are played by...

Drama in Education

Drama in Education (DiE) is a specialization that privileges make-believe play as a significant learning medium in the human lifespan. Participants can role-play situations,...

EDUCATIONAL TV SHOWS FOR KIDS

I love TV shows that teach my kids something. There are many days as parents and especially as homeschoolers, when you need a little...

Popular TV Shows for Preschoolers That Help Them Learn

TV for preschoolers can be both educational and entertaining, teaching everything from the alphabet to mathematics. Parents can use TV time to supplement what kids are...

Educational Television Shows for Kids 5-9

There are plenty of educational shows for preschoolers, but what happens when your kids grow out of "Imagination Movers" and "Dora?" Here are some great shows that are...

My Top 10 Educational TV Shows for Kids

Last month I wrote a piece for The Mabelhood on the Great Screen Time Debate which generated some great on-line conversations among parents and caregivers on exactly how much...

Educational TV Shows for Kids

Educational TV Shows for Kids If you like your kids to learn a thing or two during their time in front of the TV, then...

Ariana Grande & Pete Davidson Show PDA During VMAs Debut as a Couple: ‘Thank...

Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson have finally walked their first red carpet as a couple — and they didn’t hold back. More than two months after getting engaged, the...

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