November 1
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National Family Literacy Day
Visit your local library or bookstore and read together.
St Lucie County has several libraries!  For a comprehensive list, click (HERE)

November 2
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Use “downtime” in the car or on a walk to sing songs or teach nursery rhymes to your child.
For nursery rhymes, click (HERE)

November 3
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Use facial expressions and have your child guess the emotion you are showing.  Are you happy, sad, or angry?

November 4
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Make up a story to tell your child about a favorite family member or friend.

November 5
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Visit a local park or other attraction and talk about what you see.  Find out about the Junior Ranger Program.
St Lucie County’s Parks & Recreation Department lists athletic fields, pools, skate parks, aquariums, community centers, and more (HERE)

November 6
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Play your favorite music and dance with your child.

November 7
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Praise your child for their efforts rather than their abilities.

November 8
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Take your child to the voting polls as you cast your vote for your local, state, and US government officials.

November 9
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Read with your child and make a list of things that they wonder about from the book.

November 10
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Invite your child to help you plan a meal, make a grocery list, shop and help prepare the meal.

November 11
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Talk to your child about why we honor those who courageously serve our country.

November 12
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Visit a local museum with your child.  Talk about the exhibits.  Use pictures of the trip to write a story together.
For a list of museuems, click (HERE)

November 13
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Listen to difference types of music and sing different types of songs.

November 14
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American Education Week!  Thank a teacher or child care provider for the work they do.  Talk to your child about the importance of learning.

November 15
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Connect with Vroom and turn everyday moments into brain building moments.
Find out more about Vroom (HERE)

November 16
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Help your child find numbers, shapes, or colors during the day.

November 17
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National Career Development Day!  Explore and talk about different jobs or careers with your child.

November 18
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National Parent Involvement Day!  Take the Pledge and let your child know you’re committed to their success.

November 19
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Read to your child daily.  Research shows that it helps your child become a reader.

November 20
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Have fun with science!  During bath time, let your child discover which objects will float and which objects will sink.
For more activities, visit (HERE)

November 21
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Talk, read, and sing to your baby or young child every day.  It helps your child’s brain development!

November 22
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Make up or share a story to tell your child about your favorite family member or friend.

November 23
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Talk with your family about helping others and why it is important.

November 24
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Talk about things for which your family is grateful.

November 25
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Flip through old family photo albums.  Tell stories to your child about family members.

November 26
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Encourage conversation among family members at the dinner table.

November 27
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Take a walk through your home and help your child find everything that has numbers on it.

November 28
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Ask your child to stack blocks or sort objects by size.  This helps them to become problem solvers.

November 29
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Plan a day with no electronics.  Read books, play board games, or do puzzles with your child.

November 30
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Listen!  It’s the #1 thing a parent can do to support their child.

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