Hello Tuesday Readers in Blog land !
Usually you will find my Library / Home school post but we are on a short break as we ger ready for Back to School. School here starts back on August 8th -and College Aug 23rd. The Library will open back up August 13 @ 2pm. We will be open for kids after school to get lessons help or group projects.
Are you ready for school to Start ?
My son will be starting his sophomore year in college and I will be with my virtual school parents group for the 8th year. The First week is a lot of information and group meeting to make everyone comfortable. We meet weekly for a co -op with lessons and projects. . Join us on Tuesday for books,lessons and more…… Lisa
It’s the first day of school at Frederick Douglass Elementary and everyone’s just a little bit nervous, especially the school itself. What will the children do once they come? Will they like the school? Will they be nice to him?
The school has a rough start, but as the day goes on, he soon recovers when he sees that he’s not the only one going through first-day jitters.
Parenting tips for the new school year :
Visit the school or classroom before the first day . ( orientation at most schools)
Go school shopping.
Read good books about starting school
Practice, practice, practice! Learning how to get ready each morning for the trip to school
Talk to your child about his feelings about school, friends, teachers, and new activities.
Rehearse self-help skills such as dressing, undressing, and hand-washing. If you live in a cold climate -Snow boots and snow suits is a must.
Make a portable family album.
Ask your child what kind of snack she wants to bring