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How To Get Your Kids Excited About Books

Friday, January 25th, 2013

This week’s article offers wonderful strategies to get your children excited about reading. Brain science has proven that the best way to ensure that your children can read is to see their parents reading and being read to as a child. To read the article ……click here: HOW TO GET YOUR KIDS EXCITED ABOUT BOOKS

MODERN PARENTING MAY HINDER BRAIN DEVELOPMENT

Friday, January 11th, 2013

This week’s article reveals some new research which links early, nurturing parenting practices to specific, healthy emotional outcomes in adulthood, and has many experts rethinking some of our modern, cultural child-rearing “norms.” To read the article ……click here: MODERN PARENTING MAY HINDER BRAIN DEVELOPMENT

Don’t Use Flash Cards

Friday, January 4th, 2013

This week’s article addresses a method of early learning that many of us as children are familiar with…..Flashcards. I can remember clearly using these in elementary school. There is new evidence that it not only does not help children learn, but that it also might stunt their development. To learn more about this, read this recent article from the New York Times. To read the article ……click here: SIMON SAYS DON’T USE FLASHCARDS

EARLY LANGUAGE SKILLS HELP CHILDREN MANAGE ANGER

Friday, December 28th, 2012
This week’s article addresses a very interesting study that shows that children who develop early language skills have an easier time managing their anger later in life. To read the full article click here: EARLY LANGUAGE SKILLS HELP CHILDREN MANAGE ANGER

LETTING KIDS CHOOSE WHAT THEY WEAR?

Friday, December 14th, 2012

This week’s article will help anyone who has fought with their children about getting dressed. Yes, I know, no one has had that battle in our community, but I thought you might like to read it anyway!  To read the full article, click here: LETTING KIDS CHOOSE WHAT THEY WEAR?

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