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September 2004
Scholastic Parent & Child;Sep2004, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p65
The article focuses on the necessity of adequate sleep for children. Adequate sleep does more than keep child from being cranky the next day. Studies suggest that during sleep, their brains replay, what was learned during the day to make the new skills stick in memories. It is necessary for parents to ensure that their child is getting her fair share of shut-eye. Several strategies are also suggested such as bedtime and wake-up times should be consistent for school days and weekends and also see that child's bedroom is quiet.


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