Whenever I find myself exhausted from refereeing my kids all day, I turn to this simple strategy to be successful parenting again. Parenting doesn't have to be hard, reactive and just about discipline. Positive reinforcement is a powerful parenting tool.
This word building activity travel kit is perfect for toddlers and preschoolers for road trips and long car rides and you can customize it with sight words, color words, word families, or whatever your child is currently learning. Great for a summer learning activity.
"Calm down" is a phrase that we all use, especially with kids when experiencing intense emotions. Here are some alternative phrases that just might yield better results, and an action plan to put them in place.