Viewing: December, 2015

Freshening Up Your Routines: Part Three

By on December 27, 2015

We are welcoming in 2017, we’re more than half way through the 2016/17 school year, and we all need to get back on track with our routines. Remember that strong morning, evening, and homework routines make home life a breeze

Freshening Up Your Routines: Part Two

By on December 27, 2015

We are welcoming in 2017, we’re more than half way through the 2016/17 school year, and we all need to get back on track with our routines. Remember that strong morning, evening, and homework routines make home life a breeze

Freshening Up Your Routines: Part One

By on December 27, 2015

We are welcoming in 2017, we’re more than half way through the 2016/17 school year, and we all need to get back on track with our routines. Remember that strong morning, evening, and homework routines make home life a breeze

A Visit from St. Nicholas

By on December 11, 2015

Clement Moore wrote this beloved Christmas poem for his own children in 1822, and it’s become a treasured part of the holiday celebration for many families. Try it as a family choral reading! Sending best Christmas wishes from my house

Cleaning Up the Loose Ends: Part Two

By on December 6, 2015

Last week we talked about unfinished assignments, homework supplies, lost clothing, and backpacks. What else do we need to think about as 2015 comes to a close? After four months of school, your children’s lunch boxes are probably in need

Cleaning Up the Loose Ends: Part One

By on December 6, 2015

Welcome to the final school days of 2016 – what a great time for parents to clean up the loose ends at school! When parents take care of the “housekeeping” details, it’s easier for students to successfully engage in learning