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How to Get Your Child to Listen and Follow Directions37064Poor listening is one of the most common concerns expressed by parents. Parents can help get their children to listen the first time by making a few simple changes in the way you teach and give commands.3/9/2020 8:21:23 PMParents often say they need to repeat requests, threaten or raise their voice to get their child to do what they have asked How To Get Your Child To Listen The First Time 21011https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How to Give Clear Instructions to Children36906Does getting your child to do something feel like an impossible task? One of the reasons may be the way you’re giving an instruction.3/5/2020 9:27:16 PMLet your child know what you want him or her to do rather than not to do. When you only describe a negative behavior like Don't ask, tell – Do not ask your child to do something 2995https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How to Get Your Child to Stop Whining370663/5/2020 3:29:16 PMthey are whining Never give children what they want when they are whining The best way to respond when children are whining is to say you don’t understand them Silence is 16291https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How to Spend Quality Time with Your Children277094/2/2020 7:32:01 PMTime spent together means opportunities for you to teach, for your children to learn and for both of you to strengthen your loving, nurturing relationship Set aside one day a week 204https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How to Get Your Children to Do Their Homework36905Parents can help children be more successful in school by taking an active interest in homework and being supportive of study time.3/5/2020 9:25:59 PMIf your child seems to consistently be spending long periods of time doing homework, check with your child's teacher(s) to see if this matches the teacher's expectations 3831https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How to Promote Internet Safety in the Home22022Kids are always connected! But whether your children are on Facebook, Pinterest or whatever popular social site pops up next month, parents need to know how to keep their kids safe while online.3/27/2020 4:05:06 PMMedia devices play a major role in how your child's only social outlet or way to make friends, you may need to start giving negative consequences in order to change these behaviors 253https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How to Navigate Parent-Teacher Conferences3751017/8/2020 5:56:40 PMas a partner with your child's teachers Ask your child's teacher to let you know when new strategies are implemented to address concerns and whether they are 286https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How to Help Children Deal with the Impact of Divorce36904Approximately half of all marriages end in divorce. Considering this statistic, countless children are impacted when their parents divorce.3/16/2020 6:05:36 PMdating for several months following the separation to give you and your children time to adapt to the changes Financially support your children to maintain their standard of living 374https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How To Deal with Your Child Being Bullied401611It’s difficult for parents when they discover their child is being bullied. The good news is that although most children in the United States experience bullying, the majority of them find ways to deal with it.7/22/2020 2:55:00 PMwith compassion Assure your child that you are there to help him or her figure out how to handle the problem and to make sure he or she is safe and protected 533https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How To Create a Technology-Alternative Lifestyle in Your Home401609While some parents may long for the days of limited technology and no cell phones, that is not the norm for kids today.7/22/2020 2:54:01 PMlifestyle can help families find more time to be together, which can lead to important experiences that help shape a child's or How To Teachable Moments Technology Today's Family 212https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx