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Play’s Anatomy

Play’s Anatomy

Check out games for kids that explore the human body (the insides!) in a fun & silly way.

August 2013
Super Useful Superhero Stuff

Super Useful Superhero Stuff

SuperME, a line of backpacks and messenger bags for kids, features school and play bags that convert into superhero costumes.

July 2013
Chalk It Up

Chalk It Up

Kids can hit the pavement with fun and funky sidewalk chalk this summer, including bold and bright colors by Crayola, and funky and fun designs by The Chalk Shop on Etsy.com.

June 2013
Reinforce Your Reflection

Reinforce Your Reflection

Whether you’re searching for a unique gift for Mother’s Day or “just because,” check out Reflect Who I Am mirror-image T-shirts, created by two moms aiming to help young girls boost their self-esteem and celebrate their own unique identities.

May 2013
Mix & mash play

Mix & mash play

Mashups come in all forms — board games included. These will definitely keep your family entertained when you’re stuck inside during those pesky April showers and rainy summer days.

April 2013
Think big

Think big

Sometimes, you buy something just to make you giggle. We’re not sure why oversized, everyday items are so amusing, but these too-big trinkets at GreatBigStuff.com will definitely put a smile on your face.

March 2013
Your funny valentine

Your funny valentine

This Valentine's Day, find something cute and clever like silly mustache valentines or scratch & sniff cards for your kid to share with friends and family.

February 2013
Girls rule!

Girls rule!

This line of dolls is meant to promote high self-esteem and healthy life choices such as exercise and healthy eating among girls age 3-12.

January 2013
MetroKids parents' picks for play: the best toys of 2012

MetroKids parents' picks for play: the best toys of 2012

The results of our 22nd annual toy test are in!

December 2012
MetroKids parents' picks for play photo gallery

MetroKids parents' picks for play photo gallery

Check out our 2012 toy testers in action!

December 2012

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In This Issue

The Dangers of Coats + Car Seats

The Dangers of Coats + Car Seats

Make sure your child's bulky winter clothing doesn't interfere with her car seat's ability to restrain her in an accident.

Go Skiing with the Kids

Go Skiing with the Kids

At what age can kids learn to ski? What about lessons? Should you rent or buy their equipment? Local ski experts answer your questions.

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Family Fun Features

Family Guide to Black History Month

Family Guide to Black History Month

A roundup of venues in the Delaware Valley where families can celebrate and learn about influential African Americans throughout history.

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Photo Galleries

2016 Super Camp Fair Wrapup

2016 Super Camp Fair Wrapup

The 8th Annual MetroKids Super Camp Fair, held Jan. 31 at the Conshohocken (PA) Marriott, attracted hundreds of families who met with camp representatives and started planning their summer adventures.

2016 Super Camp Fair Wrapup

2016 Super Camp Fair Wrapup

The 8th Annual MetroKids Super Camp Fair, held Jan. 31 at the Conshohocken (PA) Marriott, attracted hundreds of families who met with camp representatives and started planning their summer adventures.

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Education

College Access for All Students

College Access for All Students

Tips on college preparation for first-generation college students and other students from families with limited college experience.

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Secondary Education

College Access for All Students

College Access for All Students

Tips on college preparation for first-generation college students and other students from families with limited college experience.

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Parenting

The Dangers of Coats + Car Seats

The Dangers of Coats + Car Seats

Make sure your child's bulky winter clothing doesn't interfere with her car seat's ability to restrain her in an accident.

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