Do You React or Respond to Your Kids?
It's important to stay calm and use empathy when we talk to our kids. Sometimes, it's hard to know what to say instead. Here are some examples of how we "react" to our kids and some alternative responses to try instead
L.R.Knost-Little Hearts/Gentle Parenting Resources
[Portions reprinted from The Gentle Parent: Positive, Practical, Effective Discipline by L.R.Knost. Two Thousand Kisses a Day: Gentle Parenting Through the Ages
How to Teach Children Self-Control: 7+ Self-Discipline Strategies for Kids
Looking for self-control activities for kids? We’ve rounded up 30 of our favorite games to help children develop appropriate social skills and behavior management strategies both at home and in the classroom. Perfect for early childhood and beyond, these ideas will give parents and teachers the tools needed to learn how to teach children self-control in a fun, nonthreatening way.
Raising Overcomers: How to Teach Your Kids to do Hard Things - Katie Westenberg
Ever wonder how to teach your kids to do hard things? How to fight fear, to live brave and overcome hard things? Here are some great ideas to get you started.
Express BIG Feelings With I-Statements for Kids! Powerful Tool for Parents
How to Help Kids Express Big Feelings! It's not easy when your child has a public meltdown. Here is a specific strategy for parents to teach their kids who have BIG emotions. Find an appropriate way to express negative emotions by using I-Statements.