Recommended Parents Sites

Child Raising

PBS Parents--learn about their children's shows, and more
National Center for Fathering--advice for dads
National Parenting Site--lists of approved products
KinderStart.com--websites geared towards parenting
Growing with media--tips for learning activities utilizing computers, video games & tv

Family Fun

Fieldtrip.com--day trip attractions in NJ, NY, PA & more
Petfinder--find adoptable animals, by breed, in NJ; shelter info., ads, etc.
Volunteer Match--positions geared to your interests & location
FamilyFun.com--party planning, games, &  much more
New Jersey Travel & Tourism--travel the state
Mojo's Musical Mouseum--words to kid's songs
Common Sense Media--Reviews of tv shows, books, movies & more
Children's Book Council--info. about new books, authors, reading lists & more
Preschool Express--Numerous ideas for indoor and outdoor activities
National Park Service--Great planning site for a National Park vacation or trip

Periodicals

Parent Guide--NJ publication for parents listing activities & more
Parenting.com--articles from parenting magazines

Children and Reading

Trelease on Reading--Jim Trelease, expert on how children learn to read
Getting Kids Reading--helping your child become a better reader
GuysRead--helping boys become lifelong readers
Best Books Bibliotherapy--Recommended books for children facing difficult circumstance
 

Homeschooling

A+ Math Flashcard Creator--make your own flashcards
Printable Personalized Award Certificates--reward your students
Puzzlemaker--make your own puzzles
A to Z Home's Cool--articles and information

Education

Piscataway Township Schools--official website for the Township's schools
New Jersey Department of Education--official website, including school report cards
Ed Helper--exercises for parents to help with school subjects
Starfall--Phonics based games to share with your learning-to-read child
FastWeb Scholarship Search--thousands of available scholarhips
Family Education--tips for your child at each age level

Safety Issues

Center for Disease Control and Prevention--find out the latest information