How Do I Make Time for Family Fun?

It’s Snack Time!

Schedule snack time into the daily routine. Snacks should be retrieved and cleaned up independently. Create a routine and memorialize it on a chart, if needed. You can even provide a special drawer in the fridge or shelf in the pantry just for snacks. Teach your child(ren) how a few times. Done!  Brain Foods to…

How Do I Get My Life Back?

Anchor Charts

Repeating and reaction vs. referencing and Reflection Anchor charts support and reinforce: Procedures, routines and how-to’s (see Agenda image below) Expectations for appropriate behavior Self-reflection Math strategies and vocabulary words Reading strategies and vocabulary words (pictured below) Speaking in complete sentences Standards for work performance and quality Anchor Chart Recommendations: Create it together no matter…

How Do I Keep Up with All this Technology?

Brain Break or Brain Break-down?

Ever hear about information overload? Brain breaks can reduce stress, increase attention, make space for new information, and increase productivity while oxygenating your brain and raising your level of energy! Brain Break Research: The science and benefits behind brain breaks Tire your kids out app by Go Noodle-  Great idea for indoor PE, too! Brain…