Issues for Families and Children in the Late Elementary Years
The Fine Line
Raising Self-Esteem without a Pedestal
Is there such a thing as too much praise?
It All in Order
Executive Dysfunction-A Stumbling Block for Children
of All Abilities
Getting organized is the first step for
Breaking Up is Hard to Do
When Friends Move Away
Helping children when their best friend must
Beating the Bugs
What To Do If Your Child Has Head Lice
Don't panic when you get that note from
the school nurse.
What Me Worry?
What Kids Worry About: Not What Some May Think
We think of childhood as a carefree time.
So Much to Do!
Balancing School, Activities and Downtime
Avoid the "Hurried Child" syndrome.
Who's in Charge?
How Do You Spell Cooperation?
Can't get your kids to listen to you? Read
Latch Key Kids
Home Alone: Is Your Child Ready?
How to assess your child's readiness to stay
at home while you're away.
Moving to Third or
Fourth Grades Can Be a Significant Transition
may be surprised
Expect greater expectations.
Importance of Age-Appropriate Sports
The value in making sound decisions about what athletic activities are appropriate
based on a child’s developmental stage, personality, and physical abilities.
Portrait of a Bully
first step in helping a child end aggressive bullying behavior is trying to
better understand what that child is feeling.
Keep Harmony in the House
Advice about Practicing Music.
No more musical meltdowns!