10 Ways to Prepare Your Child for Kindergarten
I’m so excited to welcome author and former kindergarten teacher, Susan Case from Kindergarten and Preschool for Parents and Teachers, and thank her for today’s post! Children are excit…
100 Ways to be Kind to Your Child
These ways to be kind are not complex or fancy; they are basically a reminder to myself of the simple ways I can connect with and be there for my children. Many of them will remind you of ways you already are showing your love to your kids.
Super-Organized Arts & Craft Storage
Jackie switched her kids from daycare to staying at home with a nanny, but she wanted to have a palce for them to do arts and crafts like a classroom. So how did she do it?Jackie explains “We also need a place to organize all the stuff that goes along with those activities. In a very small 3 foot space of wall we used the vertical space to maximize storage for all the kids art and craft supplies. The Ikea Trofast collection was the perfect solution.
School Readiness: Preparing for the Practicalities of Starting School
A quick and easy checklist of practical life skills to help your child make the transition to 'big' school.
Homework Headquarters and Helpful Tips - Happy Home Fairy
Sometimes Happy Homes struggle to keep the ‘Happy’ when the dreaded hour of homework rears its ugly head. Would you believe that often all it takes is just a few magical ideas to change the tune of your Happy Home’s afternoon? Here are some excellent inspirations! First, choose a space in your Happy Home that’s […]
Easy Homework Helper Station
Is school starting soon for you? It actually doesn't start for us in Washington until early September, but I'm starting to get rea...
14 Ways to Help Your Child Concentrate: Establish a homework time. Set up a homework station. Be available. Beat the clock. Break it down, take a break. Peer pressure. Write it down. Get physical. Worst first. Use learning styles. One thing at a time. Take notes. Apply to real life. Reward!
Satellite Study Station - Kidzmet Recipes for Success
Kidzmet’s Educational Product Pick of the Week (though it’s a DIY one!) When I saw this Portable Homework Station on MomItForward, I knew I wanted to