The Joys of Raising Well Rounded Children
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You do not want to present the world with little automatons from too much discipline/structure; or couch potatoes from lack of stimulation.
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Home - raisehappychildren.com

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Articles by author Peggy Strickland, related to raising happy and healthy children...
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How to Allay a Child's Fear of Illness and Injury

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Ways to reassure our children when they fear illness, infection or injury....... by Peggy Strickland...

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Common Types of Anxiety in Children and The Warning Signs

Article about the common types of anxiety in children and how to recognize the warning signs and symptoms.
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Cherish Childhood Rituals

Cherish Childhood Rituals | The Joys of Raising Well Rounded Children | Scoop.it
Do you have a treasured memory of a childhood ritual shared with a grandparent or other beloved figure? Some seemingly insignificant, yet poignant occurrence that you associate with a specific location or activity, or scent, or texture? And why exactly do these items of minutiae stick in our brains for untold years?
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The Annoying Little Brother and the Black Door | Anxiety In Children

The Annoying Little Brother and the Black Door | Anxiety In Children | The Joys of Raising Well Rounded Children | Scoop.it
Motivation for parents dealing with anxiety in children and inspiration for adults suffering with anxiety.
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Raising a Blind Child - by Frischy

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Raising a blind child is an experience filled with adventure! Some days are hectic, others are peaceful.
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Use a Trip to the Grocery Store to Teach Charity to a Child - by Peggy Strickland

Use a Trip to the Grocery Store to Teach Charity to a Child - by Peggy Strickland | The Joys of Raising Well Rounded Children | Scoop.it
Broaden a child’s understanding of tolerance, compassion, empathy and human kindness by demonstrating charity during a trip to the grocery store.
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Raising a well-rounded child in a competitive world - Education - MiamiHerald.com

Raising a well-rounded child in a competitive world - Education - MiamiHerald.com | The Joys of Raising Well Rounded Children | Scoop.it
Jeri Lyn Stone -- an all-state concert-master, president of the science honor society, AP scholar and Silver Knight -- caused a small scandal at Miami Killian Senior High her senior year when she exhibited a bit of restraint not usually associated...
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Teach Your Child Simple Graphics and Word Processing - by Peggy Strickland

Teach Your Child Simple Graphics and Word Processing - by Peggy Strickland | The Joys of Raising Well Rounded Children | Scoop.it
Help your child become more adept, and prepared for a place in the expanding world of technology...

How to Teach Your Child Simple Graphics and Word Processing.
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CosmoBabies: Parenting

CosmoBabies: Parenting | The Joys of Raising Well Rounded Children | Scoop.it
Advice and tips about parenthood, having a baby and child development from contributors and the Editor-in-Chief at CosmoBabies.com...
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Remember that Small Experiences Can Be Magical for a Child

Remember that Small Experiences Can Be Magical for a Child | The Joys of Raising Well Rounded Children | Scoop.it
Perhaps in our efforts to raise the best behaved and most precocious child we inadvertently speed those already rushing years by pushing that child to grow up too fast.

 

Make sure that your child enjoys the wonder - the joy that exists in small, everyday commonplace experiences.

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Encourage the Growth of a Well-rounded Child

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What can we do to maximize well-rounded and varied activities for our children, while still allowing them the time to “be” children?
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Tips for Parents: Weeding Through the Facts About Teens and Marijuana | How's Your Family Really Doing?

Tips for Parents: Weeding Through the Facts About Teens and Marijuana | How's Your Family Really Doing? | The Joys of Raising Well Rounded Children | Scoop.it
Numerous studies outline the dangers of marijuana for young teens. Parents intervention early can prevent further damage.
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How to Help a Child Living with Panic Disorder

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Panic Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), among a vast array of psychological maladies, affect a surprising number of children as well as adults.

 

 

Show Your Child the Light at the End of this Frightening Tunnel.

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Good Books For Kids

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Good Books for Kids features 100s of Reviews that children and young adults want to read. We help Teachers and Parents find books by Reading Level.
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The Evolution of a Budding Naturalist

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A Photographic Essay Highlighting the Development of One Small Scientist, and promoting the creation of a nurturing environment for other young scientists in the making.
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How to Make an Ant Lion Farm with Your Child - Peggy Strickland

How to Make an Ant Lion Farm with Your Child - Peggy Strickland | The Joys of Raising Well Rounded Children | Scoop.it
Ant Lions, also known as doodlebugs, are quite harmless and equally fascinating to young children, who can spend hours twirling a piece of straw or small twig in the dirt, trying to catch one...
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Quotations about parents and parenting, from The Quote Garden.

Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children, and no theories. ~John Wilmot

To bring up a child in the way he should go, travel that way yourself once in a while. ~Josh Billings.......

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How to Create Bean Art with Kids

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How to Create Bean Art with Kids for Beautiful and Lasting Works of Art; a How-to by Peggy Strickland...
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