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More than 50 awesome scavenger hunts for kids that can be used all through the year!
12 Months of Scavenger Hunts for Kids
Walking Water Science Experiment for Kids, color mixing
Walking Water experiment (color theory/ color mixing)
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12 preschool science projects (would be fun to do with older children, too)--summer activities?
Awesome kids stuff but I wanna do it as an adult!
12 Preschool Science Activities
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Preschool Science experiments ideas
12 Preschool Science Experiments - Kids Activities Blog - so much fun!
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12 Preschool Science Experiments - Kids Activities Blog
10 Reasons Why Handheld Devices Should Be Banned for Children Under the Age of…
s a pediatric occupational therapist, I'm calling on parents, teachers and governments to ban the use of all handheld devices for children under the age of 12 years....
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Infants aged 0-2 years should not have any exposure to technology (all phones, Internet, iPads, TV), 3-5 years be restricted to one hour per day, and 6-18 years restricted to 2 hours per day Children and youth use 4-5 times the recommended amount of technology, with serious and often life threatening consequences. Handheld devices (cell phones, tablets, electronic games) have dramatically increased the accessibility and usage of technology, especially by very young children.
"The American Academy of Pediatrics and the Canadian Society of Pediatrics state infants aged 0-2 years should not have any exposure to technology, 3-5 years be restricted to one hour per day, and 6-18 years restricted to 2 hours per day. Children and youth use 4-5 times the recommended amount of technology, with serious and often life threatening consequences..."
10 Reasons why Handheld Devices Should be Banned for Children Under the Age of 12 years.
10 Reasons Hand Held Devices Should Be Banned for Children Under 12 Years Old
You're Telling Kids Not to Listen
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6 ways to help kids listen!
Kid communication for better listening
Helping Children Listen
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TONS of free printable writing paper for kids.
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Lined Paper Printables: Print out 3 types of lined paper at home ~ makes school and homework easier!
Lined Paper printables (graph paper too)
Free printable lined papers - for when you need it at home right now!
Every Lined Paper Under the Sun!
25 Ways to ask your kids how was school
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25 Ways To Ask Your Kids “So how was school today?” Without Asking them “So how was school today?” Ask things like "What was your happiest moment today?" or "Did you accomplish anything that made you proud?" How about "If you were the teacher today what would have done differently?" Very insightful school questions!
25 Ways to Ask Your Kids 'So How Was School Today?' Without Asking Them 'So How Was School Today?' H/T @njsmyth < great conversation starters!
This is good stuff
After School Parenting Tip—How to get more than a "Fine" or "Good" from this age-old question. (This blog post was also featured on NBC News here: http://www.nbcnews.com/nightly-news/not-having-luck-asking-kids-so-how-was-school-today-n197136 | 25 Ways to Ask Your Kids "So How Was School Today?" (Without Asking "So How Was School Today?") by Liz on Aug. 27, 2014 via Simple Simon and Company
25 questions to ask your kids "how was school today" without just saying "how was school today?"
25 Ways To Ask Your Kids How Was School Today
5 things kids need before they can sound it out 5 things kids need... before theyre ready to sound out words
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5 things kids need before they can sound it out 5 things kids need... before theyre ready to sound out words. This has some great activities to teach the pre reading skills
5 things kids need... before they're ready to sound out words - The Measured Mom themeasuredmom.com
5 helpful ways to prepare kids before they're ready to sound out words - The Measured Mom
5 things kids need... before they're ready to sound out words. I could not have summed up the importance of being ready to learn any better! This is right on.
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Back to school: Adjusting sleep schedules for students - TheIndyChannel.com
Back to school: Adjusting sleep schedules for students
teach kids to be a good friend and to choose good friends.
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Good friend/bad friend chart to teach kids how to choose their friends wisely. I love this...they should make one for grown ups!
Good Friends chart: Some of us on the spectrum need this explicit breakdown to help us understand who our real friends are. Great resource tool & kid friendly also.
Parenting » Good friend/ Bad friend chart for Kids
Another pinner said: THIS REALLY WORKS AND TOTALLY INEXPENSIVE! world's best slip and slide
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homemade slip and slide
Hope Studios: The Worlds Biggest Slip and Slide Tutorial!
world's best DIY slip and slide using baby soap and a plastic sheet
Hope Studios: The World's Biggest Slip and Slide Tutorial!
A better way to say "Sorry"
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Great advice and info for the proper way to apologize using four steps: I’m sorry for… This is wrong because… In the future, I will… Will you forgive me?
A Better Way to Say Sorry - teaching kids how to offer a sincere apology might be one of the greatest gifts you can give to their adult selves.
Teaching Kids A Better Way to Say Sorry: I’m sorry for… This is wrong because… In the future, I will… Will you forgive me?
A Better Way to Say Sorry: No one teaches children how to apologize properly these days. I’m sorry for… This is wrong because… In the future, I will… Will you forgive me?
A better way to say you're sorry. Teaching kids how to give a sincere apology. I’m sorry for… This is wrong because… In the future, I will… Will you forgive me?
A Better Way to Say Sorry, 4 steps from a 4th grade teacher. 1. I am sorry for... 2. This is wrong because... 3. In the future I will ... 4. Will you forgive me? She even uses it for kids not paying attention or disrupting the class!
A Better Way to Say Sorry
11 Restaurants Where Kids Eat Free!
Free Dining For Kids
11 Restaurants Where Kids Eat For Free!: It's always a treat to turn off the oven and take the family out to dinner.
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11 Restaurants Where Kids Eat For Free!
Mercer Mayer's tale is a perfect chance for adults to engage a child in the story by asking: "What would you do if you came across an ever-growing crowd of rambunctious critters?" This technique, called "dialogic reading," is a great way to encourage children to solve problems and use their imaginations. -- Reach Out and Read
My favorite book as a child!
what would you do with a kangaroo? My absolute favorite children's book
What Do You Do With A Kangaroo? Mercer Mayer ~ Scholastic, 1973
Vintage Kids' Books My Kid Loves: What do you do with a kangaroo?
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Reading to children, even before they can understand words, teaches them to associate books with love and affection.
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Reading to children, even before they can understand words, teaches them to associate books with love and affection. #books #children #reading
I remember reading research that said reading to children at an early age is one of the only definitive predictors of later success in school (and life?). "Reading to children, even before they can understand words, teaches them to associate books with love and affection". ~~ This is so true I did with my daughter and she is a true book fanatic. Like mother like daughter. LD.
Reading to children, even before they can understand words, teaches them to associate books with love and affection. Absolutely! I read to Aidan from the time he was in my tummy..
This is what you draw on a little boy's hand to keep him busy for 30 minutes.
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Trampoline tattoo for entertainment- why not?
Trampoline hand tattoo all day entertainment lol
Trampoline hand tattoo. #humor #funny #tattoos
Trampoline small hand tattoo. I would never get a tattoo, but that would entertain me all day long.
Trampoline hand tattoo… No, I don't do tattoos but I can draw it on my hand in ink!
a tattoo idea or This is what you draw on your kid's hand to keep them busy for 30 minutes. (Husband's too)
DIY tattoos - instructions for shamrock but good for any tattoo!
Salt Painting - will need to try this out before trying it with the grands
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Draw a picture with glue, sprinkle salt, dip a paintbrush in water and food coloring and touch it to the salt... Kids will be mesmerized. .....you might be, too.
Salt painting -- draw a picture with glue, sprinkle salt, dip a paintbrush in water and food coloring and touch it to the salt...kids will be mesmerized!
The Only Six Words Parents Need to Say to Their Kids About Sports—Or Any Performance
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Psychology studies show; only six words any parent needs to say to their child participating in sports or performing arts; "I LOVE TO WATCH YOU PLAY"
Based on psychological research, the three healthiest statements moms and dads can make as [kids] perform are: Before the Competition: Have fun. Play hard. I love you. After the competition: Did you have fun? I’m proud of you. I love you. It gets even better. Researchers Bruce Brown and Rob Miller asked college athletes what their parents said that made them feel great and brought them joy when they played sports. Want to know the six words they most want to hear their parents say? “I love to watch you play.” - See more at: http://fulleryouthinstitute.org/blog/the-only-six-words-parents-need-to-say-to-their-kids-about-sportsor-any-per#sthash.OT3c4mev.nJ7pd4Y9.dpuf
Temporary Draw-on Tattoo For Child Safety During Amusement Park, Zoo Trips And Vacation
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Temporary tattoo for kids in case they get lost. Use this everytime you go out with your children especially to higher populated areas, such as: amusement parks, malls, functions, celebrations like 4th of july, christmas time when traveling or going to see Santa, malls during holidays. Anything you can think of just in case your child wonders off. Use a SHARPIE & LIQUID BAND-AID saying IF LOST PLEASE CONTACT/CALL (123-456-7890) insert YOUR BEST CONTACT NUMBER
Safety first! Temporary Tattoo for your kids with contact number, won't wash off. Great for amusement parks or public areas. #DIY #safety #kids #tips #temporaryTattoos
DIY Temporary Tattoo for Kids ..... use a thinpoint sharpie or permanent marker, mark "if lost call xxx-xxx-xxxx", and cover with liquid band-aid. will last the day. AWESOME idea for those amusement park, field trip, etc., activities. THANKS MOMMYandTHINGSdotBLOGSPOTdotCOM
DIY Temporary tattoo for kid safety. Good tip for going to a big amusement park or airport ooorrrr trying out a tattoo idea before it's forever
((This is a good idea for all the following things listed, but don't forget about your WANDERING DRUNK FRIEND)) HOME.kiddo :: This is a brilliant way to create "If lost, call your number here" temporary tattoos to protect your kiddos at fairs, amusement parks, large malls, etc. All you need is a sharpie and liquid band aid, pretty cool! For this terrific tip and many others, visit the At Home with Cherise Blog.
10 Indoor Scavenger Hunts For Kids - No Time For Flash Cards
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Stuck inside? Have fun with these indoor scavenger hunts for kids. Great rainy day activity
10 Indoor Scavenger Hunts for Kids | No Time for Flashcards
10 things to tell your daughter before she turns 10.
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"10 Things I Want to Teach My Daughter Before She Turns 10." Meant as a parenting article but I think it's good advice for any age!! -ad
Ten things I want my daughter to know before she turns ten.
Fifty Fantastic Free Activities for Children
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50 Fantastic #Free Activities for Children
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Fifty Fantastic Activities for Children
KID TIP: Inexpensive Toddler Proof Door Stopper - use a pool noodle! No more shutting doors or smashed fingers :)
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Inexpensive Toddler Proof Door Stopper - use a pool noodle! No more shutting doors or smashed fingers :) Also great for keeping the wind from slamming doors in the summer.
Sandpaper Printed T-shirt Kids Craft | Alpha Mom