September 2015 – Staten Island Parent
Month: September 2015

Delicious Fall Recipes

Pumpkin Mac and Cheese Ingredients: 1 pound pasta – elbow, curly, penne – it’s up to you 1/4 cup butter 1/4 cup flour 2 cups milk 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard 1 cup Monterey Jack cheese, shredded 1 cup white cheddar,

Halloween Crafts for Kids

Popsicle Stick Pumpkin Magnet Supplies popsicle sticks Craft Paint (orange and black) Green Pipe Cleaner Cardstock or Cardboard Hot Glue Gun / Glue Scissors Elmer’s Glue Magnets Directions 1. Lay out 10 popsicle sticks to measure how wide you need

Navigating NYC During The Pope’s Visit

With the Papal visit AND the U.N. General Assembly converging on the New York City area in the same week, we’re all wondering the same thing: How are we going to get around the city?! AT&T curated the below list

Remembering 9/11, Today and Every Day

“This is my worst fear. It’s not keeping my students safe from terrorists, it’s knowing what to do when the Chaplain comes to take Johnny out of class because not letting the terrorists win means sometimes the good guys have

When Parents Feel Separation Anxiety

Many new parents are taken by surprise by the intensity and depth of their connection to their child. Of course, you expect love, but the passion that fuels the love for your child is much more than many people expect.

Tips for a Healthy School Year

Students are most likely to get sick when school starts because being at school puts their immune systems to the test, offers The Mayo Clinic. Young children who are in close proximity to others in large groups tend to spread

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