How to create a bully free playground - Therese Hoyle
Originally published in Teachers Matter Magazine Issue 41 Primary school children in the United Kingdom can spend up to one and a half hours – 20% of their school day, in the playground. It is an important part of a child’s day and what happens in the playground can affect the whole life of the […]
5 Simple Outdoor Mindfulness Activities for Preschoolers
Going back to school can be tough! Try these five outdoor mindfulness activities for preschoolers to help your child wind down and refocus. #mindfulness #activities #kids #outdoor #nature #preschoolers
Simple Ways to Boost Children's Empathy by Dr. Michele Borba | Michele Borba, Ed.D.
Parenting expert Dr. Michele Borba offers proven and simple ways to nurture children's empathy.
Helping Children With Anxiety: What to Say to Children When They Are Anxious - Hey Sigmund
For children with anxiety, whatever you can do to be a strong, steadying presence will be the right thing to do. Nothing you say or do can make it go away.
Kindness Object Lesson with Toothpaste
This kindness object lesson with toothpaste is a visual demonstration on how important it is for us to use kind words. There is the saying, “Stick and stones will break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” I find that statement the farthest from the truth. I want my kids to understand the gravity of...Read More
How to Teach Children Compassion
Teaching children what compassion means is simple. It’s defined as the desire to help someone who’s in distress. Compassion, in other words, is a feeling and an act, and the best way to teach it is to put it into action. Compassion in Action The best way to teach children