Elementary

Hints and tips for parenting your elementary-aged children.

Teaching your child to take care of his or her own glasses will help them learn responsibility. Teaching your child to take care of his or her own glasses will help them learn responsibility.

If your child needs glasses, it can be an excellent opportunity to teach them about responsibility. There are several ways to get them excited about taking care of their new spectacles. It’s very important that you are patient and persistent in helping your child develop appropriate new habits to take care of their glasses properly.…

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We have just started homeschooling our boys this year, and I have been looking for some interesting and engaging ways to encourage my boys to learn. There are a number of ways to teach your children at home, but in recent years unit studies have become very popular. You can find many unit studies to…

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Valentine’s Day crafts are fun for kids to make. There are a number of different crafts that can be made with candy conversation hearts. Here are just a few ideas to get you and your children started. Conversation Heart Wreath This is a fun craft for older kids. You will need a small round styrofoam…

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If you are trying to live a healthy lifestyle, you are probably making good choices about what you eat. One of the goals of eating well is good health, however, everyone gets a cough or cold once in awhile. These home remedies will help you avoid the doctor and over the counter medicines and help…

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Bedwetting isn’t a highlight of childhood. Or parenthood. But it’s something that most families have to deal with. Here are some tips to overcoming bedwetting and making the process easier for the whole family. When is bedwetting a problem? Up to the age of 5, bedwetting is considered completely normal. There are some things you…

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