Protect the Children

Protect the Children

Let’s be observant and give our children the care they deserve and need. Ever feel stressed? It may be possible that your child, other children, and youth feel stressed sometimes too. The ongoing COVID-19 crisis at times causes additional stress making children more vulnerable to others. The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children has […]

‘Outdoor Kid Activities’ Word Search – Score 100%

‘Outdoor Kid Activities’ Word Search – Score 100%

  I found this website called Gro More which has 72 free lessons focused on the four seasons of a garden. Each activity is fun, hands-on and great for getting your kids outside, exploring and learning. Listen to how Jack planted his beans in the story, “Jack and the Beanstalk” (Learning to Read: Favorite Fairy […]

Happy Dog Day!

Happy Dog Day!

Bow-Wow! Let’s spoil our four-legged paw friends especially on National Dog Day! Why not: Buy a special toy for your puppy dog Play with your dog Praise your dog Give your dog a special food treat Give your dog a bath or haircut Go for a walk with your dog Pet your dog Look at […]

Virtual Boundaries

Virtual Boundaries

Keep our kids safe! Our lives are made up of relationships with family members, colleagues, acquaintances, friends, and others. Every healthy relationship requires a set of boundaries. These include physical, emotional, behavioral and spiritual boundaries. Imagine an invisible line going from one person to another. There are best practices for online learning. We need to […]

Child Friendly Homeschool Curriculum

Child Friendly Homeschool Curriculum

Okay, so you finally decided to homeschool your child this year. Here are five areas you might want to consider when making your homeschooling plans: Safe environment – Where will your child be doing his school work? Will all travel be safe? Check the desk area to be free of any cords on the floor […]

If I Could Go Outside and Play, I Would…

If I Could Go Outside and Play, I Would…

One effective strategy in writing is called the sentence starter. A “sentence starter” will help your child focus and organize their thoughts while fostering creativity. Use this strategy to help develop that creative genius you know your child possesses! Common uses for sentence starters are to help students in describing facts, making predictions, comparing and […]