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Happy New Year!
As we think about new beginnings and the New Year...2019
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Great read for anyone who's struggled with anxiety and/or has children that do.
"One of the difficult parts of getting help for children suffering from anxiety is that anxiety often presents as a constellation of negative behaviors. Parents and educators are quick to spot the behavior problem, but they don’t always see the underlying anxiety that drives it. “We tend to think of anxious children as these delicate little butterflies, but when kids are scared, they can be ferocious about trying to escape or avoid anxiety-provoking situations,” explains Eileen Kennedy-Moore, child psychologist and author of “Kid Confidence.”
Raising Independant Humans who can problem-solve and be kind. I just ordered two Big Life Journals one for each kiddo. We're on a constant quest to send them on their way in less than 10 years, with a growth and gratitude mindset, as well as a proper start on good habits.
We can’t always be there to solve every problem for our children. In fact, this ISN'T our job. Our job is to TEACH our children how to solve problems by themselves. This way, they can become confident, independent, and successful individuals.
Learn key strategies for teaching problem-solving, including some age-by-age ideas and ACTIVITIES 👇
"If a safe adult needs help, they'll ask another adult. Not a kid."
This 'tricky people' concept is such an important one to teach our kids. For more on parenting and motherhood, subscribe to our newsletter: catandnat.ca/newsletter.
familyshare.com This family safety rule saved my boys and it could save your children as well. Read time: 4 min. 45 sec.
Educational shows on Netflix for kids.
dailyview.co We have often found ourselves in a position where we want to engage kids on a topic, but don’t have the right resources at hand or knowledge to do so. Of course books are our...
washingtonpost.com 'I just can’t imagine prioritizing homework with my 5-year-old son when I feel it’s more important we spend time together as a family, nurture our children, or let the kids play together.'
geekmom.com What homeschooling is and isn’t, the influence of the tech community, and the role it can play in making education better for everyone.
New Year, New Ideas, New Attitude! There are a whole lot of ideas in this article about what math can be, and who can enjoy it (spoiler: everyone). Definitely worth a read - we're still thinking about some of the points:
theguardian.com In her new book Mathematics and Art, historian Lyn Gamwell explores how artists have for thousands of years used mathematical concepts - such as infinity, number and form - in their work. Here she choses ten stunning images from the book that reveal connections between maths and art.
Today I Rise. #womanup
www.filmsforaction.org 4 minutes | "The world is missing what I am ready to give: My Wisdom, My Sweetness, My Love and My hunger for Peace."
mom.me Can't we treat other parents as kindly as our kids?
Get #crafty with the #kids
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indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com A new film airing this month on the National Geographic Channel may set the stage for more nuanced conversations about the fabled first Thanksgiving.
sciencefriday.com Educate Science Friday offers free STEM activities, lessons, and resources for parents and educators. The Science Club #MessageChallenge Invent a device or system that can send or carry a message from one place to another. Read More Educational Resource The Science Club #MessageChallenge Invent a de…
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Oooo #metkids love it! #STEAM #STEM #art
metmuseum.org Welcome to #MetKids, made for, with, and by kids!
Awesome. If you think that only a non-profit could get away with generous leave we urge you to look @Netflix Paid parental leave for both parents for up to one year after birth or adoption. #GoodGuys! #BeTheChange
linkedin.com “Our new parental leave program will offer up to 52 weeks of paid time-off for both mothers and fathers during the first year of a child’s birth or a
We have the technology. Love it! via the wonderful peeps over at Smart Step, Inc
prweb.com San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 08, 2015 -- Speech Buddies is making it easy for families in Brooklyn to get their children on track with speech & language development. Today they have launched Speech Buddies Connect, an online marketplace for speech therapy that matches parents with some of the…
www.npr.org Parents with anxiety disorders can unintentionally teach their children anxious responses to life. But parents can learn how to teach children coping strategies instead, a study finds.
Meh title, but a great list of how people (me) big and small, with learning differences experience the world
lifehack.org This is what parents of children with dyslexia need to know!
#2 like woe :-) #foodie #mama
bonap.it The way you scramble eggs, simmer beans, and cook steak will never be the same.
Great history lessons for kids http://www.mrdonn.org/index.html
mrdonn.org Ancient Civilizations for Kids and Teachers Archaeology, Early Humans, Ancient Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece, Rome, China, India, Celts, Mongols, 7 Ancient Wonders & More
Some great tips on what to do when your littles lie and why they do in tge first place. #parent #hacks :-)
lifehacker.com A typical four-year-old lies about once every two hours, according to some studies. A typical six-year-old lies even more often (hourly)! Fellow parents: What do we do about this deception? How can we build trust with our kids and prevent them from growing up into psychopaths? This is the dilemma I’…
Abby, age 8 loves all things science. Here's a FABULOUS list of science books for kids from "5 to 95". Thank you Brain Pickings http://www.sciencefriday.com/segment/09/11/2015/the-science-of-story-time.html
sciencefriday.com Studies have shown that talking with your child promotes literacy. Now a new study in Psychological Science suggests reading to them may give them an even bigger edge.
Leaning toward changing this into a resource for alternative education for parents with exceptional learners. We'll keep you posted. Meanwhile here are some great things going on in here Texas.
freefuninaustin.com It's almost fall and that means it's time for special discounts and educational events for homeschoolers! We've gathered a list of some awesome activities for your family or homeschool group in Austin and around the state. Austin Pioneer Farms - Visitors will see authentic fro
We're on our second year of home/unschooling for purely serving our children's educational needs. Many people ask what their future will look like. This has some hopeful answers.
techinsider.io At home.
www.popsugar.com Stop the oncoming tantrum in its tracks with these simple phrases. YourTango shares the five phrases that will instantly make your kids stop crying and begging. If your little interrogator has been pulling the line too far, here's how you can reel
Dear PTAs, Co-ops, School Groups, Community Leaders...
Using Yahoo!Groups in 2015 (heck 2010) is not okay; if you're trying to grow. Wondering why your enrollment and engagement are down? You can start here.
Make it easy for members to participate. Meet your market/audience/community where they are. Make it easy for people to pay you, engage with you, to help you.
Wishing you the best, but just can't do Yahoo!Groups.
With back to school and #notbacktoschool in full swing here. This is one of my favorite TEDtalk about #educationreform. This is everyone's issue. http://www.ted.com/talks/ken_robinson_how_to_escape_education_s_death_valley?language=en
ted.com Sir Ken Robinson outlines 3 principles crucial for the human mind to flourish -- and how current education culture works against them. In a funny, stirring talk he tells us how to get out of the educational "death valley" we now face, and how to nurture our youngest generations with a climate of pos…
I'm all for mamas getting their entrepreneur on and love so many distributing essential oils and a more natural way of life. PLEASE be aware that there are age guidelines for many EOs here's a great resource. We all want the best for our families, be safe.
learningabouteos.com Learning About EOs - Using Essential Oils Safely
Keep your middle schooler out of trouble...
washingtonpost.com You may think middle schoolers need more protection from the "bad" stuff. In fact, they need to be allowed to take some risks.
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