Help Your Child Succeed With A Clean Room Checklist
When a child looks at a big mess, they have a difficult time breaking it down into smaller, more achievable goals. All they see is this one, huge, insurmountable task that leaves them feeling that it's just too much. Breaking it down is a learned...
Citizenship is crucial to the success of our society. But it's not part of any standardized test, so sometimes it's easy to skip over it. I absolutely loved this lesson plan by Character Education Partnership. This lesson, called "Wrinkle on my Heart," teaches about empathy, taking responsibility for mistakes when they happen and learning from them, and…
My version of the points system. You can also always leave the required points for ungrounding blank so that it can be tailored to fit the offense, and of course customize the chores to fit your home.
Children's Gift Idea: Free Printable Reward Tickets - My Frugal Adventures
Here is a fun idea for Valentine’s Day (or any day really) if you have little ones. You can print out free tickets for children with little rewards.. I did some sample rewards that you can print such as staying up a little late or dinner of your choice or you can print out...Read More »
moms command center
i had one last wall in the mud room that i had big plans for but not much time to accomplish. since school has been out we are trying to get into a routine and also remember some house rules :) so this wall is what i like to call "moms command center". GOOD BEHAVIOR CHART: below there are two parts to this chart. the "color change" area (which results in a bad consequence) and the "doing our best" part. color change: each kid has their name on a cloths pin. they all start out the day on…
New consequence chart that I made, hopefully this will eliminate blurting out consequences in the heat of the moment...and teach them to make better choices...
Happy 2014! Albert Einstein said, “Learn from yesterday, live for today and hope for tomorrow,” Those words ring true especially when we start to think about our goals for the year. I have created a new years resolution sheet to make your goal setting easier. Just print, fill out and get to work! Good luck and Happy New Year! $1.50
I have said and done all of these for my kids, all their lives. They know how important trust is in our home. It was a lesson learned in a very tragic way. They take trust very seriously. They know trust is the basis of every relationship.
10 Simple Drawing and Handwriting Games (YourTherapySource.com Blog)
Here are a few quick, simple activities to practice drawing, pre-writing strokes and/or letter formation: 1.) Squiggle Drawing: Draw a squiggle line on a piece of paper. Pass it to someone else. Let t