Printable emergency contact sheet. Fill in your important information and hang up on your fridge or another prominent place in your home. Especially helpful for babysitters or other caretakers.
KidsHealth - Emergency Contact Sheet : Dayton Children's Hospital
One small way to make a difference: keep a bag of goodies in your car that you can give away to people you see who are less fortunate. Putting together the bags is also a great way to teach kids to have compassion on the poor and think of creative ways to help. Service Projects For Kids, Service Ideas For Kids, Going Away Gift, Creative Gift Ideas For Kids, Bags For Homeless, Teaching Kids, Kids Service Projects, Thinking Of You Gift, Creative Ideas For Small Kids
I love this idea! Keep them in the car for unexpected opportunities. Make "to go" bags with your kids to help the homeless.
Helping the Homeless: On-the-Go Bags - Thriving Home
"While we're out" printable babysitter notes
Printable Babysitter Notes
home rules with scripture verses
Finger knitting is very addictive and children love it for its simplicity and ease.
Behavior Chart: Begin at "Good Job" every day. The clips are moved up and down based on certain requirements. If a child is on any green space at the end of the day they get 5 pom poms in their jar. When the jar is full the child gets their pre-chosen reward (treat, prize, night out with mom or dad, etc.). LOVE this! xoxo Kids Behavior Charts, Ideas, Pom Poms, Green Spaces, Good Behavior Chart, Behavior Reward Chart, Reward Jars, Kid Behavior Chart, Reward Charts
Oh My Gluestick: Behavior Chart: Pretty AND Cheap!
chore chart love it!
Good Night Sleep Tight reward chart. We have problems with SAP going to bed without a fuss even with a routine,since I am not home all the time and she wants to stay up until I am home. I think this might help her!
Good behavior chart for the little bits. Would be great to use different shapes and progression of rainbow colors (ROYGBIV) for each section and add visuals to represent behavior.
Home behavior chart. For all the kids!! Great idea!
diy home sweet home: Ultimate Life Planning System
I love this money system for kids. It comes from the book "The Entitlement Trap" by Richard and Linda Eyre. Best parenting book ever.
When the melt down is starting, the have student pick a calm down activity. // Love this visual!
Saying "This is how I contribute to my family" instead of calling them "chores". Links to FREE Downloadable Chore Chart you can personalize.
chore chart-- this is cute, but like I'd have time to make it!
Lunch note jokes to stick in the kids' lunches! What a fun idea... you have to go to the 2nd page on the blog to find the free download. I downloaded these 8 jokes, and then that gave me a great template to make more... Sarah loves telling jokes, so I will be doing this for Kindergarten! I LOVE it! Lunch Boxes, Kids Lunches, Kids Stuff, Lunches Boxes Jokes, Schools Lunches, Lunches Note, Lunch Notes, Lunches Boxes Note, Schools Jokes
for mason's lunch box
premake breakfast (or any meal) burritos then warm on the fire.