Flood Preparation: Are You Ready?

Floods can occur in every single U.S. state. Some floods develop slowly, and some can build in just a few minutes. People who live in low-lying areas – near water or behind a levee or dam — are at even greater risk. Click here to learn more!

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Nix the Tricks!

Do you cringe when a student declares "cross multiply!“ as soon as they see a problem involving fractions? 

It doesn't matter whether you teach elementary or high school, whether you're a parent or a tutor, having a student yell out a trick without stopping to think is painful.

Nix the Tricks!

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Common Sense Media - What to Read Next




What to Read Next: Kids' Summer Reading for June 2015

A Dave Barry book for tweens, a space-age Cinderella, and a prom romance with a social-media twist top this month's reading list for kids.


Salinas Parks & Recreation Kid's Programs



Recreation After School Programs

The City of Salinas Recreation-Park Division offers free after school programs for youth at several of 
its recreation facilities Monday - Friday between the hours of 3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. These programs offer a safe, fun and positive environment where youth can participate in a variety of enrichment activities in a recreational setting. Staff is available for homework assistance and computer access is available at some locations.


Summer Activities, 2015



ActivityHero helps parents find and book kids after-school activities and summer camps. Our mission is to keep kids active and save parents from frustrations. We provide complete, accurate and up-to-date information covering the full spectrum of out-of-school activities.