Posts tagged "kids"

What to do When Kids Say "I'm Bored"

What to do When Kids Say "I'm Bored"
What do you do when kids say I’m bored?  That phrase–I’m bored–was one of those pet peeves I had while teaching.  I didn’t like to hear it from students. Typically it came across as an “attitude” children conveyed that wasn’t very considerate. Still, I knew I needed to look at what was behind the comment to be sure to understand its meaning.... Read more »

5 Christmas Activities To Do With Your Kids

5 Christmas Activities To Do With Your Kids
Christmas activities for kids- parents are always on the lookout for something new to keep those little ones busy while saving their own sanity.  Here are a few ideas that I’ve actually done in the past–so I know they meet the child seal of approval. (1) Unwrap a Book Each Night One of our favorite... Read more »
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