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Middle Childhood (7-11 yrs)-Cognitive / Socio-emotional: Between the ages of 5 and 8, children will tell more lies to test what they can get away with, especially lies related to school and friends. Maintaining the lies may still be difficult. Ages 9 to 12 most children this age are well on their way to establishing a hardworking, trustworthy, and conscientious identity. But they are getting better at maintaining lies, but they may feel guilty after lying.
Would you be honest if you knew it would cause you humiliation, a lecture, a punishment or being yelled at? It’s hard for a child to tell th...
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Seven Steps to Encourage Honesty in our Kids and Put an End to Lying..when we punish kids for lying, they’ll keep doing it in the hopes of avoiding any future punishment. So if we can’t punish them, how do we put a stop to the lies? Keeping in mind the reasons why kids lie, we can create an environment where they feel safe telling the truth. The following seven tips can help you
Teaching Honesty - Positive Parenting Solutions
Lying - Positive Parenting Solutions - 7 steps to encourage healthy honesty and put an end to lying. #Parenting #lying #Honesty #HonestyInKids
Put an end to Lying - Positive Parenting Solutions "that sounds like a story to me. Are you worried to tell me the truth?" do-overs. I love this. Great read to set up a great environment to encourage truthfulness in the home for my 2 year old
Lying - Positive Parenting Solutions
Teaching Our Kids to Be Safe - More than Rubies
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safety rules for all kids
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Tip to teach kids their ph number and other memorization techniques
The Most Important Things Many Parents Forget To Teach Their Kids #ParentingTips
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Great tips and good idea about that one topic you forget or ignore. Child abuse.
The Most Important Things Many Parents Forget To Teach Their Kids
What to say to your anxious child
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What to say to your anxious child? Awesome ideas for helping your anxious or angry child!
This is a great read. Although I still don't understand how/where children get these anxieties from!?! They're kids, they should have no worries/cares in the world! I am still mind-boggled at the number of kids that show these type of behaviors...go, play, be free!
What to say to your anxious child Kids with Anxiety
13 Helpful Phrases You Can Say to Calm an Anxious Child - Lemon Lime Adventures
I just made this to put up in my house. I love this idea. So important for us all to learn! Idea came from this website: www.cuppacocoa.co...
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Not the only way, but a good idea...
Proper for kids
Teaching kids a proper apology
Teaching kids a proper sorry. So important for us all to learn!
Yes!!!!! These are the rules we live by!!
What a great teaching tool for your kids about apologizing!
How to apologize properly
We always say what we're sorry for. From parent to child, child to parent, and spouse to spouse.
Encouraging Kids - Eighteen years after my dad died, I can still hear him, when I get too serious saying, "Lighten up, Lissy!" And in moments of complete self doubt and embarrasment, I bolster myself by thinking of him singing, "Oops, you made a mistake, and you're beautiful to me." To this day I can hear...
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64 Positive Things to Say to your Kids Encouraging Kids - Eighteen years after my dad died, I can still hear him, when I get too serious saying, "Lighten up, Lissy!" And in moments of complete self doubt and embarrasment, I bolster myself by thinking of him singing, "Oops, you made a mistake, and you're beautiful to me." To this day I can hear...
Encouraging Kids - Do you have a phrase your kids will remember long after you're gone?
Encouraging Kids - Positive Things to Say to Children. #parenting #ideas
64 Positive Things to Say to Kids
Build Kids Up with Nourishing Affirmation in 30 Seconds: ABCs of Affirmation
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Affirmation ABCs 30 seconds
Kids need encouragement. But not all affirmation is created equal! Some affirmation is empty like popcorn or cotton candy -- but nourishing affirmation builds kids up by helping them see how their actions benefit others or build their character.
Build Kids Up with Nourishing Affirmation in 30 Seconds
How to raise a happy child while disciplining less
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Great advice and direction! Child discipline based on personity type ~ from the Child Whisperer
"How to raise a happy, successful, cooperative child with less discipline." Good advice. I have a Sensitive Child and a Determined Child. :-)
here's to 4 happy children!
How to raise a happy child & discipline less! Wow!!! I can CLEARLY determine each of my children's personality types here! Great stuff!
Interpreting your child's behavior, and thoughts on how to best support their needs based on personality types.
Good advice on parenting according to a child's personality type // could be adapted for disciplining kids at school
interesting food for thought
How to raise a happy child…
How To Discipline A Child – The Rubber Band Method. What works for kids with a brain that normally processes information doesn't work so well with a kid who has a Ferrari brain and bicycle brakes.
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How To Discipline A Child - The Rubber Band Method (using 3 rubber bands). A positive parenting post from LJSkool.com
The Rubber Band Method of Child Discipline - It isn't what you think! How to discipline a child with ADHD.
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How To Discipline A Child - The Rubber Band Method | LJSkool
10 Ways to Stop a Tantrum
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I still have these....I'm sure my children will. Good ideas even for myself
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Mess For Less: 10 Ways to Stop a Tantrum - I think some of these ideas are good if combined with the one about what NOT to say to children
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Even with the best, most well behaved of tots you'll inevitably go through at least one or two tantrums! Here are some great tips on how to stop those little temper explosions: http://www.messforless.net/2012/05/10-ways-to-stop-tantrum.html
Mess For Less: 10 Tips for Surviving the Terrible Twos
10 Ways to Stop a Tantrum
This is such a beautiful idea. I'm going to start doing it with my kids. Use your nighttime routine to foster open communication with your child. Talking about these things will helps your child go to bed happily and peacefully, and will warm your heart at the same time!
A great way to connect with your kids at the end of the day What is something that made you smile today? What is something that made you cry today? What is something that you learned today?
Use your nighttime routine to foster open communication with your child. Talking about these things will helps your child go to bed happily and peacefully, and will warm your heart at the same time! As part of our bedtime routine, I ask Charbel three questions each night: What is something that made you smile today? What is something that made you cry today? What is something that you learned today?
Night Questions What is something that made you smile today? What is something that made you cry today? What is something that you learned today?
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3 Questions to Ask Your Child Every Night - Eyes On Heaven
10 Body Safety Rules To Teach Our Children
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I just took my second annual sexual safety for child safety 10 Body Safety Rules. Please teach to all ages
10 Body Safety Rules to Teach Kids. Should also include their entire body, as well as visual exposure and inappropriate conversation. Actions and situations such as sitting in laps, tickling, hugs/kisses etc. Not limited to sexual connotation, when a child is done playing, being tickled for instance, that should be honored. Physical affection (hugs/kisses) even within the family, there are alternatives.
10 Body Safety Rules
They're simple. You and I do them every day - - but this after school checklist will helpfully remind my kids what needs to be done when they walk in the door from a long day at the "office".
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Kids after school chore list
Don't really like that it calls kids lazy but I like the checklist >>After School Checklist » Pulling Curls
After School Checklist - Pulling Curls
"We need to talk." Those words began my journey to changing my toddler's bad…
Sometimes toddlers develop very bad habits -- behavior that is rude and unacceptable. And sometimes, busy moms don't recognize the behavior. It took two well-meaning adults to point out my toddler's negative behavior and open my eyes. Check out this list to see if you need to address some bad habits in your toddler's life!
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Sometimes toddlers develop very bad habits. Examples on how parents can help them stop these behavior.
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Sometimes toddlers develop very bad habits -- behavior that is rude and unacceptable. And sometimes, busy moms don't recognize the behavior. It took two well-meaning adults to point out my toddler's negative behavior and open my eyes. Check out this list to see if you need to address some bad habits in your toddler's life! | In #China? Try www.importedFun.com for award winning #kid's #science |
Whining kids? Here's one simple parenting tip to help fix their tone and attitude. Even better, the kids will love it! (Includes a free printable for download.)
Stuff I need to learn. Great Blog!
9 No Good, Very Bad Toddler Habits » Pint-sized Treasures
Parents usually have good desires for their kids. They want kids to be respectful, responsible, faithful, obedient, and so on. But when parents make these behaviors their primary goals for parenting, their kids tend to resist. Why?
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30 Day Mom Challenge - iMom
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Possible way to handle disrespectful kids
Want Respectful Kids? Do This One Thing. - iMom, great ideas
30 Day Mom Challenge
30 Day Mom Challenge - iMom
Instead of just saying Don't Touch, focus on what kids CAN do to help them resist the allure of touching. #parenting ~ Danya Banya
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Instead of just saying Don't Touch, focus on what kids CAN do to help them resist the allure of touching. Danya Banya. This idea could be applied across many situations to teach self-control.
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A simple sensory technique to help young kids focus on what they can do, when they are not allowed to touch.
A Positive Alternative to 'Don't Touch!' - Danya Banya
The day I overheard my 7 year old daughter singing Lets go all the way tonight! was the day I knew our family had to do something different with music in our house. ~ConnectedFamilies.org
A powerful blog post. So very true. I want my son to sing praise and worship songs, not songs about drinking and partying. I want his favorite song to be about Jesus, not about a red solo cup or drinking or sex outside of marriage.
For children to stand strong they need parents who model joy-filled sexuality in a marriage, and communicate more clearly and passionately than the culture that surrounds them. ~ConnectedFamilies.org
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What do you do when your kids turn up the heat and your blood starts boiling? There's a way to think of a better consequence when you are mad!
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What do you do when your kids turn up the heat and your blood starts boiling? Be encouraged, mama. I promise there's a way to think of a better consequence EVEN when you are mad!. Step 1—> The Big Secret Weapon: Wait It’s the most effective method of solving a problem. It doesn’t matter how old the child is, you can’t administer an appropriate consequence when your blood is boiling. So the first step has to be to wait until you have calmed down.
LOVE the creative consequences part - so efficient and logical. What do you do when your kids turn up the heat and your blood starts boiling? There's a way to think of a better consequence when you are mad!
How to Think of a Better Consequence When Mad
15 rules to foster good behavior in children
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15 Rules To Foster Good Behavior In Children - When children feel that their concerns and grievances have been listened to and understood, they will make fewer, not more, demands. And we will have an easier time when it is time to say no.
Tips for developing appropriate and positive child behavior.
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15 rules to foster good behavior in children. You rarely get a good parenting advice. I just love these tips.
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15 Rules To Foster Good Behavior In Children
teaching kids not to gossip
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Teaching Kids Not to Gossip: A Great Family Night Topic (she: Veronica)
Great Family Night lesson!! Teaching Kids Not to Gossip www.orsoshesays.com #fhe #familynight #parenting
52 Family Night Lessons for Every Week of the Year! (she: Mariah)
Teaching Kids Not to Gossip: A Great Family Night Topic
Print out and keep on your fridge--an easy way to help you keep your kids safe
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Safety tips for Kids!
(P) Safety rules for kids and grown-ups.
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10 Safe Smart Rules For Kids Pictures, Photos, and Images for Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, and Twitter
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Phrases to encourage children to share.