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Distance Learning Success – What’s Working for Us

Distance learning is not ideal, but it doesn’t need to be a total disaster. Here are some of my family’s ideas for distance learning success. It’s what parents are talking about.  I hear it In my own conversations with parents, in Facebook groups, on Instagram and TikTok. Distance learning is tough.  The hours on Zoom…

Black Lives Matter Printable
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Black Lives Matter Printable

Teaching children to be anti-racist is critical. Use this Black Lives Matter printable coloring and tracing sheet to start the discussion. Over on Instagram this week, I’ve been focusing on how to help children develop a better pencil grasp. It’s important. But you know what’s more important? Black Lives and true equality. We can do…

Your Child Struggles with Distance Learning
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Your Child Struggles with Distance Learning

Learning online is challenging for most children. Here’s what you can do when your child struggles with distance learning. So your child hated online learning last spring. You are not alone. Almost every parent I’ve talked to said learning online was not a good fit for their child. When tips and tricks aren’t working, here’s…

The Best School Supplies at Target (for distance learning, homeschool, or in person class!)
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The Best School Supplies at Target (for distance learning, homeschool, or in person class!)

While this school year is looking very different, you can count on Target for the best school supplies for distance learning, homeschool, or in person class. Whether your child is doing distance learning, homeschooling, or in-person classes this fall, you’re going to need school supplies.  I popped into Target (hooray!) for the first time since…

The Most Important Way Parents can Support Distance Learning
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The Most Important Way Parents can Support Distance Learning

Wondering how you can help your children with online school? Learn how setting expectations is the most important way parents can support distance learning. “Suzie, please stop unmuting yourself.” “Mikey, you need to sit up instead of laying down in your bed.” “Katie, just like at school, please raise your hand.” Does this sound like…

Growth Mindset Lunchbox Notes for Kids – free printable
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Growth Mindset Lunchbox Notes for Kids – free printable

Looking for a meaningful way to build resilience and grit in your child? Want to encourage your kids during the school day? Try Growth Mindset Lunchbox Notes for kids. “I can’t do it?” “Will you help me?” “I give up!” Do you hear these things in your home? We sure do! Does your child give…