Doing laundry?

Doing laundry? Don't do it alone, this is a great opportunity to get your child involved with learning how to accomplish a task for themselves. Here are somethings they can be apart of while doing laundry and the benefits:

You can show him/her how to...

1. Help sort the dirty clothes and put into the machines.

2. Pour ingreidents.

3. Push buttons for settings.

4. Fold clothes

5. Put away their own clothes.

Benefits:

  • Gain a sense of order by observing the steps.
  • Hand and eye coordination while pouring, scooping laundry ingredients and folding clothes.
  • Learn appropriate responsibility by putting clothes away on their own. 
  • Independence

 

Parent Roles

 

Boy and dad in nature

We are all looking for ways to improve our parenting roles especially with more then one child. What are my roles as a parent? How can I provide my child a balanced life? This article can bring you some clarity on what children consistently need as they grow. Hope this helps! 

Parenting Roles:  http://www.pbs.org/parents/education/going-to-school/supporting-your-learner/role-of-parents/

10 Communication Tips for Children

 

communication skills start at home

Communnication skills start at home. The link below provide 10 essential tips to help you help your child problem solve and communicate emotions. These tips I actively practice with the children Iam with all day and my little guy. Be consistent with these tips and results will follow! 

Click below:

http://carrotsareorange.com/magic-words-toddler-communication/