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2013-05-20 23:05:00

Cookie Monster and Members of Congress to assemble 2,000 USO Care Packages for troops and announce re-deployment of military families tour. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 What:    USO Care Package Service Project Who:    Sloan Gibson, USO President and CEO Lynn Chwatsky, Vice President of Outreach Initiatives and Partners, Sesame Street Cookie Monster, Sesame Street Representatives from:...

2013-01-23 23:00:40

Super Grover, everyone´s favorite super hero, will teach children from Garden of Dreams partner organization, WHEDco, how to be a super hero; the kids will learn about nutrition and health, warm up to their favorite Sesame Street Live songs and transform into super heroes as Super Grover helps them create their own super hero capes. The Garden of Dreams foundation is a non-profit charity that makes dreams come true for children facing obstacles. Bronx, NY (PRWEB) January 23, 2013 Super...

Watching Sesame Street Helps Children’s’ Brain Develop Intellectual Abilities
2013-01-04 11:21:14

[Watch Video: Sesame Street Helps Brain Development] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Using brain images, researchers are gaining insight into how humans process thought during real-life experiences. The same researchers studied brain scans of children and adults while they watched Sesame Street and found that a child´s brain changes as they develop intellectual abilities like reading and math. The scientists say that the novel use of brain imaging in this...

Improve Your Child's Sleep With Age-Appropriate Viewing Habits
2012-08-06 11:23:36

John Neumann for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Results of a randomized trial, published in the journal Pediatrics on Monday, suggest that children who were exposed to age-appropriate video were about 20 percent less likely to have a sleep problem than kids whose parents didn´t follow the same advice. “One of the things that´s exciting for me is that if families want to make these changes, it doesn´t require going to the doctor´s office or going to a...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.