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Friday, February 22, 2019

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How to Stop Fighting With Your Brother or Sister

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If you and your sibling want to stop fighting, there are a few strategies you can try before, during, and after a fight.  Fights between siblings are inevitable, even if they can be frustrating. If you and your sibling want to stop fighting, there are a few strategies you can try before, during, and after...

What To Do If Your Child Eats Too Fast Or Too Much

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Some kids just love food and need more than others.  Here are five things to do if your child tends to eat fast or too much. 1. First and foremost, it’s important that both parents and kids are clear about their mealtime roles. All too often, these roles get reversed, which can cause or exacerbate feeding issues,...

What Are Learning Disabilities?

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How Do I Know My Child Has a Learning Disability? Kids with a learning problem might answer "yes" to many of these questions: Do you struggle in school? Do you think you should be doing better than you are in school? Is reading harder for you than it should be? Does your head think one...

How To Get My Kids To Bed

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Bedtime can become a battle when little bodies don’t abide by the clock.  7 Tips to Get Your Kids to Sleep Set a personal time.  School-age children need between 9 and 11 hours of sleep each night, but there’s a lot of variability in sleep needs and patterns. Most kids have patterns that don’t change much, no matter...

How To Help Your Kids Stay Safe at School

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Fortunately, there are ways you can make sure your child stays safe at school. No Protection For My Child  WATCH OUR VIDEO   Take Action: At least once a week, use dinnertime to ask questions about your child’s day. What do you enjoy learning? Which class do you wish you didn’t have to take? What’s one thing you’re...

Using teachable moments

The power of using teachable moments in your daily life You can help your child sharpen their observation and thinking and reasoning skills skills as you go about your normal day. For example instead of driving by the construction site by our house and saying "look it's a crane"  you could say something along...

Excessive use of internet Puberty Part10

The way we interact with each other has affected teenage lifestyles the most. Problems: Your teen may seem to spend hours on phone, texting, talking or simply playing. Adolescents addicted to the internet tend to have fewer friends and a less active social life. They lead solitary lives and are happy browsing the internet for...

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...

Substance abuse Puberty Part4

Substance abuse is the biggest problems that parents of adolescents have to deal with. Problems Group dynamics is one of the key factors that drive adolescents to take up smoking and drinking or to do drugs. The tendency to take risk encourages most teens to try smoking or drinking even before they are of legal...

Why do I Always Say “NO” to My Children

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Have you ever stopped and listened to your daily responses to your #children and notice you are caught on the NO TRAIN?? Or perhaps that is just me? I have been more in tune lately after realizing our life was at rush station and have actively been trying to listen to myself during our everyday...
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