What did parents in British Columbia name their babies in 2015?
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the top 100 names for babies in Canada in 2016.
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Story reprinted from newspaper, November 2016 The Westcoast Reader
December is a month of festivities. In this issue of the newspaper you will find our annual calendar on the middle pages with dates for holidays and events coming up in 2017. You’ll also find articles on driving in the winter and the outcome of the American election for president.
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Literacy begins at home
Are you a parent, grandparent, aunt, uncle, older brother or sister? Here are fun activities to do with young children. These activities can help them become successful learners.
You can find more activities to do with young children in the
series of booklets. Learning Together Every Day
Get started with these six activities:
Click here to download the directions
You can find the free booklets on line at
www.helpingchildrenlearn.ca. The booklets are easy to read English. Photos show parents and children doing the activities together.
fun art projects with your kids from the Huffington Post.
Story reprinted from newspaper, September / October 2016 The Westcoast Reader