Category: Dobbs Ferry

Thanksgiving Recipes for Even the Pickiest Child

Making essential dishes for family events is something that kids like doing with great responsibility, and sharing the experience of cooking meals with your child can have long-term benefits on his or her confidence and self-esteem. If you’ve been shooing your children into the living room while you toil away in the kitchen alone, you’re […]

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Keeping Your Child Healthy in the Winter Months

Despite the fact that parents should always be keeping a close eye on the health and well-being of their children throughout the year, winter is frequently the time of year when seasonal afflictions are most prevalent. What’s more, the combination of dry, heated air from central heating and less time spent outside can occasionally result […]

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Improving Reading and Writing Skills in Young Children

Writing is a complex process with many interconnected components. Reading is a critical component of your child’s emotional and intellectual growth, and strong reading abilities will set your child up for success in a variety of ways later in life, including the enhancement of their abilities to utilize skills involving language association, reasoning, judgment, and […]

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The Benefits of Art and Crafts for the Creative Child

Art and crafts have a more significant influence in the development of children than you might imagine – indeed, the artistic pursuits of children have the potential to aid in the learning and grasp of other areas of their lives, including academics and social skills. Even further, art also aids in the development of visual, […]

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Teen Travel

Entering 7th to 9th Grade We pride ourselves on providing unique day trips and special overnights for campers going into the 7th, 8th and 9th grades. Teen Travel: Gives teens the opportunity to take unique trips while forming lifelong friendships. Choose what interests YOU most! Trips are organized around a weekly theme, allowing teens to […]

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Junior Teen Travel

Entering 5th & 6th Grade Junior Teens have three exciting day trips per week. They will enjoy local amusements around the Tri-State area. The remaining days will be spent on our beautiful grounds enjoying all our facility has to offer, including swim. While most lunches are included on day trips, there may be a few […]

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Exploring Nature This October: Encouraging Outdoor Play

In order for children to grow and maintain a healthy balance amongst all areas of their young lives, outdoor play is absolutely essential. When this harmony is achieved, children are able to focus more clearly on tasks at home and school while also benefiting from the physical exercise and mental stimulation afforded by outdoor play.   […]

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Managing High-Energy Children After Summer Day Camp

Picture this: you’ve finally made it to the doors of your child’s summer day camp to pick the little one up to go home, and you receive nothing but glowing reports of your child’s behavior from his or her camp counselors. But then, when you get home, your angel child is in mid-tantrum before you’ve […]

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