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How To Raise Emotionally Healthy Children

HowtoRaiseEmotionallyHealthyChildren

Meeting the Five Critical Needs of Children…and Parents Too!                                             By Dr. Gerald Newmark 5 Critical Emotional Needs Respected – For a child to feel respected, they need to be treated in a courteous, thoughtful, attentive, and civil manner – as individuals, deserving of the same courtesy and consideration as others. Important – A child needs to feel: “I have ... Read More »

Be Glad for your Grad

Students throwing graduation hats

By Amy Fleming Graduation day has finally arrived. You’re watching your pride and joy dressed in a cap and gown, approaching the stage to receive their hard earned certificate. Furiously taking photographs to capture this precious time forever, you may even start to cry. But… are these tears of joy? Or dread for what the future holds? It should be a wonderful time to ... Read More »

18 EDUCATIONAL WAYS TO PLAY THIS SUMMER

Kids Activities

By Amy Senter School’s out for summer…so help your child retain what they’ve learned this year. Reading Field trip: Visit your local library for weekly story time. Many have their own summer reading list your child can complete for a prize. For an online reading list, visit: (www.scholastic.com/summer/pdfs/SCBookList2012.pdf) Craft: Use paper scraps and supplies around the house to make your ... Read More »