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Category Archives: anxiety in children

What questions should be asked during the 1st month of school?

As you’re getting to know your students this new school year, are you really getting to know them?  Not just how tall they are or do they speak reasonably acceptable … Continue reading

August 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Instruction on How to be a Good Loser

Do you have a child who is really a “bad loser?”  Competitive children instinctively just don’t want to ever lose. Now, add to that a child who is Autistic and … Continue reading

August 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Telling or “Tattle Tailing?”

One of the most frustrating events in my life as a teacher/mother is when one of my students/children would “tattle tail” about whatever!  Do I hear any Amens? This practice … Continue reading

June 20, 2017 · 3 Comments

Understanding Your Child’s Anger

The first time your little one shows anger it just about floors you!  As a mother, I was floored. I was wondering where he learned how to do that?  Then … Continue reading

March 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

9 Ways to Help Students Learn Through Their Mistakes

Remember that Edison failed about 10,000 times before he invented the electric light bulb?  Okay, it was only 9,999 times!  Anyhow, how can we teach students (and other humans) how … Continue reading

January 31, 2017 · 4 Comments

Three Ways to Reduce Tension in Your Classroom

Since our country’s recent Presidential Election, there have been signs made, fights fought, jealousy among peers, marches in front of buildings, beatings, and other hurtful things among our students.  All of … Continue reading

January 6, 2017 · 2 Comments

How to Help Children (or yourself) With Anxiety

Are you afraid of spiders?  Is your child afraid of dogs or arriving late at a social situation?  Notice that the word “afraid” is consistent in both situations?  You know … Continue reading

December 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

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