The start of a new school year is filled with anticipation and possibilities. By approaching it with patience and planning, both students and parents can set themselves up for a successful and enjoyable academic journey. Here are some tips to make the most of the new school year:
Tools and Tips
For some children, math can be a challenging subject, especially when it comes to memorizing math facts. However, there are several ways to help right-brain kids brush up on their math facts before school starts.
Reading can be a grand adventure, even for our most resistant kids, and summer is the perfect time to make a change. With a little planning, you can turn reading from a chore into a creative way to play all through the summer.
Life is busy, messy, intense and stress happens. So, it’s good to get a plan for staying calm and carrying on. But our kids feel plenty of stress too, and they need to know how to calm themselves when their mind starts racing, or they’re feeling anxious thoughts.
I can’t tell you the number of times I’ve walked past my grandson’s computer and seen a quick flash of Roblox. It’s a quick flash because an adult walking past reminds him to hide the evidence and get back to distance learning. And I’m pretty sure we’re not alone in this struggle. So what can we do?