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How to Play Quidditch

Just because "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2," the final movie in the Harry Potter series, has already been released, doesn't mean you c...Let the Harry Potter series live on by learning how to play Quidditch for real.

How to Make the Best of Summer 'Down Time'

Sometimes, we get so caught up in planning summer activities that we forget about the simple ways to have fun in the sun. Whatever happened to...
Sometimes, we get so caught up in planning summer activities that we forget about the simple ways to have fun in the sun.

Creative Summer Games: How Kids Can Entertain Themselves

Most kids count down the days until summer vacation in anticipation of three months of carefree fun. But it doesn't take long for parents to reali...Dr. Michelle Borba, author of "The Big Book of Parenting Solutions" lends some tips to help kids learn how to entertain themselves when they whine about having nothing to do.

Top 10 Social Sites for Kids

Believe it or not, Facebook and Twitter aren't the only cool social networking sites on the Web. But before you register for any of these sites, be su...Believe it or not, Facebook and Twitter aren't the only cool social networking sites on the Web.

How to Play: Siamese Gift Wrap

Wrap it up! Credit: mattbuck4950, Flickr
What you need: Wrapping paper, tape, scissors, bows and presents or empty boxes.
How to pla...
The pair with the best-wrapped present wins.

How to Help Summer Learning Go On

Click here for a sneak peek of one of our favorite documentaries, "Spellbound."
Carefully chosen books, movies and games ca...
How do you prevent kids' brains from turning to mush over the summer?

How to Play: Euchre

Get three "tricks" and win the game! Credit: Getty Images What you need: You need four players and a deck of 24 standard playing cards ...Get three "tricks" and win the game!

How to Play: Password

Don't tell the password! Credit: Getty Images
What you need: At least four players and a pack of Password cards.
How to play: Divide...
What you need: At least four players and a pack of Password cards.

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