Author Archives: uskids


Stories
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Adele Adair and the Secret Staircase

Adele discovers a secret passage in her castle—and the person inside it!

Article
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Extreme Pumpkin Carving

You’ve heard of extreme sports and extreme games, but have you ever heard of extreme pumpkin carving?

Activities
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Picture Pranks

How many silly things can you find?

Stories
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The Rocking Chair Mystery

Who sits in the empty rocking chairs at night?

Art Lessons
OceanFloor

Let’s Draw the Ocean Floor

Learn to draw the ocean!

Article
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Meet the Angora Rabbit

Talk about a fluffy bunny!

Article
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Tech Tip: Instant Speakers

Make your own iPod speakers!

Green Tips
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Back to School

Learn how you can be green when heading back to school this fall!

Activities
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Rule of Thirds

The rule of thirds produces balanced-looking photos.

Activities
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Cow Liver Cupcakes

Read the poem and find your way through the maze!

Animals
Owl

Let’s Draw an Owl

Step-by-step drawing instructions.

Check It Out!
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Crack-Ups

How did the cat mess up the computer? Read these funny reader-submitted jokes to find out!

Comics
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Game Show Showdown

The gang tests their knowledge—and patience!

Recipes
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Frozen Oceans

Make this delicious frozen treat with only a few simple ingredients!

Green Tips
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Improving the Environment, One Tree at a Time

Learn how you can improve the environment and your health in one simple step!