Stress Less, Stay Well: April 6-12

Friday, April 10, 2020

Extra Support from Teachstone.com 

In these uncertain times there is one thing that is certain, this is a time to pause, to slow down, to pay attention to your child on a level your “regular” life might have prevented you from doing. Once we are on the other side of this mess, you may think back on these times as stressful. But, your child may recall a pretty special time. We know you have a lot on your plate, so Teachstone offers some simple tips and resources for supporting your child’s learning during this time. 

 

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

As you know, children thrive when they have a routine. But during the COVID-19 outbreak, it’s been difficult to follow a daily schedule while we’ve been at home. Here are some great tips to create and follow a schedule that gives your children a sense of normalcy during these uncertain times. 

 

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

When In Doubt, Dance it Out  

Our partner Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) shares some great ideas for practicing social distancing while still having tons of fun! Here’s our favorite advice from their website… 

Dancing is a miracle activity—it requires minimal equipment and is seriously efficient at getting the blood pumping—and there are so many fun ways to work dance into your day.”  They go on to share the scoop on lots of fun dance games, including:

Memory Dance Games 

Freeze Dance 

Old School Musical Chairs 

Check out CHOA’s website for details on all of these fun dance ideas, and so much more!