Starting with age 5, have a family rule that your child makes their bed every day--and then don't fix their work.  Let them struggle and feel proud of their efforts--you'll be surprised how quickly they get good at it!  It will be a habit before long and your home will be neater, too!  * This post has 100+ ideas to help you tame the chaos in your home (and your life)--this is just one tip!  #organize #harvardhomemaker

Starting with age have a family rule that your child makes their bed every day–and then don’t fix their work. This post has 100 ideas to help you tame the chaos in your home (and your life)–this is just one tip! @ DIY Home Design

So doing this on Aprils Fool Day with my students. A pan with tin foil over it so students think they are Brownies for everyone. When you open it Brown "E"s for all! LOL! Then of course the real Brownies could be hiding somewhere!

Best April Fool's Joke - Brown E's (at first, i didnt get it, but now i do.) (brown E's instead of brownies)

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The Classic French Braid Tutorial

The Classic French Braid Tutorial.I've never thought of using a rubberband at the top! I wonder if the rubberband at the top will help?

A money and reward system for kids that actually works.

I always love anything Richard and Linda Eyre have to say about parenting - (another pinner said)- I love this money system for kids. It comes from the book "The Entitlement Trap" by Richard and Linda Eyre. Best parenting book ever.

15 Chore Ideas for 4-Year-Olds -- Love these practical ideas for teaching your children to enjoy doing chores. Plus, some chore ideas you may not have thought of assigning to a young child. Great list!

15 Chore Ideas for 4-Year-Olds

15 Chore Ideas for -- practical ideas for teaching your children to enjoy doing chores. Plus, some chore ideas you may not have thought of assigning to a young child. -- From the Money Saving Mom, Crystal Paine

Doing this today! -> Lego car with balloon power

Balloon Powered Lego Car

Balloon Powered Lego Car - There will be hours of fun when the kids make their own balloon powered LEGO Car! It’s such a simple idea but works a treat and it’s a great holiday project. Balloon Powered LEGO Car Tutorial via ‘The Crafty Mummy’

Seashell Sight Words...Trace sight words in sand!

"Seashell Sight Words" (from Mrs. Ricca's Kindergarten: Down by the Sea Centers) love this site! Great idea for sand/ sight word practice!

Idea for summer schedule

Giving kids a schedule for playtime, chores and summer homework. I would really love to be able to make this happen. Kids thrive on schedules and clear expectations. But spontaneity always seems to win out in my house. Such a great summertime schedule!

family meetings

Can Family Meetings Really Work

Family worship: i love this question for family meeting! Gives us family goals for a week!

Get your kids reading with this summer book list of chapter books for kids entering 2nd, 3rd and 4th grades.

Summer Reading for 2nd, 3rd and 4th Grade

Get your kids reading with this summer book list of chapter books for kids entering and grades. Make a list for students to take home over the summer.

Davis would on this like white on rice! Craftibilities: {{MONSTER}} Valentine's Day Box - School-Classroom IDEA! Free printable tags!

DIY {{MONSTER}} Valentine's Day Box Tutorial - A great way to store and distribute kids' valentines ~ Just get a name on the box!

ELSA: Disney Frozen Free Printables - Coloring Pages and Activity Sheets #disney

Disney's Frozen: Free Printables For Kids

Elsa Coloring Pages : Printable Frozen Coloring Page. Frozen Strength Coloring Page. Elsa Coloring Pages

Frozen Valentine's Printable  Frozen by SweetBeeDesignShoppe

Frozen Valentine's Printable , Frozen Valentines Printable - My daycare kids will die of happiness. We love Frozen!

LaraBeth's Valentine Box

valentine - The Presentation Packaging Experts

Make easter bunny prints out of flour for the kids, so cute!

Powdered sugar and a bunny foot stencil to make "easter bunny tracks" to your house - cute idea for kids!

Sloth - I want this in my classroom one day!

Teacher Bits and Bobs: Rainforest Madness!Pigs and Pancakes, Baby!

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