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How To Raising Happiness For Your Child

What can you do to create a home where your child's happiness will flourish? Nurture Your Happiness Happy parents are likely to have happy kids, while children of depressed parents suffer twice the average rate of depression, Murray observes. Consequently, one of the best things you can do for your child's emotional well-being is to attend...

5 Consequences for Bad Behavior

Steering kids away from behavior problems and toward making better choices in the future. Remember to balance consequences with incentives, or rewards.  Just as there should be consequences for bad behavior, there should also be a list of rewards for good or improved behavior. What to Put on a Consequences List No play dates with friends. School-age kids are developing...

Kids Discipline: Strategies and Challenges

Behavioral problems and effective solutions for 6 - 9 Year-Kids Typical School-Age Kid Behavior No longer a “little kid” and not yet able to keep up with the “big kids,” your school-age child’s behavior is likely to reflect a transitional period of development. By and large, school-age kids are able to demonstrate prolonged concentration and...

How do I recognize behavioral children?

Every child faces emotional difficulties from time to time, as do adults. Rarely will a child under 5 years old receive a diagnosis of a serious behavioral disorder. However, they may begin displaying symptoms of a disorder that could be diagnosed later in childhood. These may include: Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder Symptoms:  having trouble focusing or concentrating...

When Is My Kid Ready For Kindergarten?

Starting kindergarten is filled with many challenges for little children. Don't be surprised if one day your child announces, “I'm not going to kindergarten.” You will need to provide your child with support as she takes this huge developmental leap Here are some strategies that will ease her transition. 1. When he says he does not want...

How Babies Learn to Talk

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As long as you talk to your babies and keep them interested, you can’t go wrong. Talk to your baby while you are pregnant. Children can recognize the voices of parents and other family members that it has heard while in the womb. Find a multilingual environment. Different languages follow different rules of stress and intonation. Studies...

Best Creative Ideas for Kids Play

Encourage your child’s creativity with free-flowing creative activities and by getting involved in your child’s play. Kids Play Giving your preschooler time, materials and space to be creative is very important. Preschoolers like to be spontaneous in their creative play, so it’s good to follow your child’s lead. But there’ll also be times when your...

Easy peasy, cheap as chips colored rice trays

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Colored rice has magical abilities did you know that?? You can use it for a tonne of experiences with random stuff you have around your home and kids will spend aggggeeeeessssss exploring it believe me give it a go with them not to mention its pretty gosh darn cost effective and you can pop it...

How To Motivate Your Child To Learn?

There are countless things that you can do to help your child even if they do not appear to want to learn. Motivation 101 Aside from staying involved, guiding with a positive attitude and helping to develop a routine and expectations, you can also take extra steps to spark your child's interest. Play with them Visit...

Play With Us Colorful Straw Sorting #Familyinmotion

The best way to get your child to embrace learning is to make it fun. Come and play with us! We want #familyinmotion to be a place where educators, students and parents can join a vigorous conversation about the best ways to educate people, whether children or adults, to motivate them to learn and...

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