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Strut

Strut

Looking down the Trafford Road

the kid has got some moves

walking as he listens to his i pod

and the latest grooves

Weaving tween the old un’s… 42 more words

Poetry

A Savings Account for Attention

Monday’s Parenting Thought
Attention is something all human beings need. Children want attention – even bad attention if that is all they can get. Children often misbehave as a way to get much-needed attention. 121 more words
Nurturing

Learn about Your Students with "What If" Questions - Teacher's Corner

Teacher’s Corner
Asking “What If” is a way to learn about your students.
For example, ask:
  • “What if Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary had not been assassinated in 1914?” Find out how students understand the causes of World War I.
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Nurturing

Attention for Misbehavior

Monday’s Parenting Thought
Children often misbehave as a way to get the attention that all human beings need. Therefore, discipline and attention are connected.
  1. When adults ignore misbehavior, children get no attention for their misbehavior.
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Discipline

Attention for Misbehavior - Teacher's Corner

Teacher’s Corner

Writing Prompts and Discussion Topics on the Subject of Attention for Misbehavior.

  1. Students often act out and get in trouble as a way to get much-needed attention.
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Developmental Stages

Young Children - Meet Them Where They Are.

Monday’s Parenting Thought
Meet your young children where they are.
When their faces are not more than a few inches off the ground – maybe even upside down – meet them down there crawling or tumbling where you can be eye-to-eye. 52 more words
Communication

Older Children - Meet Them Where They Are.

Monday’s Parenting Thought
Meet your older children where they are.
When all they are interested in is their big muscles and not so much their minds – meet them outside for some activity before they do their homework. 71 more words
Developmental Stages