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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 13453https://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 3279https://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 2347https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How to Tame Your Child’s Aggression371286/16/2020 3:34:02 PMUnderstanding how to respond to and minimize your child's aggression can teach him or her how to communicate positively and help prevent future outbursts 1091https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How To Parent the Picky Eater to Make Mealtime More Enjoyable42394/23/2020 3:10:22 PMAsk the doctor to weigh and measure your child and have the doctor show you how to plot out a standard growth chart Children's cookbooks are available to help with meal planning 306https://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 7700https://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 228https://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 189https://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 433https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How to Effectively Tell Your Child “No”371316/16/2020 3:34:10 PMgranted that children have an inborn ability to respond to “No” — they don’t. So after you have issued one “No” — that’s right, one “No” — you need to take action 195https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx