Tips & Tools for Parents

August 11, 2021

How to make reading FUN!

When you make reading with your children fun, they LOVE it! Children who are read to regularly in a fun interactive way are more likely to be strong enthusiastic readers! Here’s how to add your personal flair and personality to the daily stories you read with your children and have FUN! Make reading fun & […]

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July 10, 2021

Do you have a book nook?

Literacy skills like talking, signing, reading, writing and playing can all be nurtured at home with a book nook. We have book nooks in every classroom at Halsey Schools. Here’s how to make a book nook at home to provide your child with a quiet, comfortable space that nurtures learning. How to make a book […]

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June 11, 2021

Do this to protect your child from sun burns & lifelong skin damage

Sunburns & Sun Exposure Last Forever A sunburn today can lead to skin cancer tomorrow. Whenever outdoors your child’s skin needs protection from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays. Protective clothing, hats, sunglasses, and sunblocks are a must. Look for long sleeves & pants, tight weaves, UV protection labels and three inch brimmed hats. SPF, […]

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