Tips & Tools for Parents

July 6, 2015

Hot playgrounds can BURN!

Protect your child from playground burns Always be aware of the sun and weather conditions, and do not assume that the equipment is safe because the air temperature is not very high. Always check the temperature of the equipment and surfacing before letting your children play on the playground. Remember, a young child’s skin will […]

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June 25, 2015

Do you know CPR? We do!

How to perform CPR – Summary 1. CHECK FOR RESPONSIVENESS Tap the shoulder and shout, “Are you OK?” For an infant, you may flick the bottom of the foot. 2. CALL 911 If no response, CALL 9-1-1 or the local emergency number. If an unconscious child or infant is face-down, roll face-up, supporting the head, neck […]

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May 19, 2015

Raising pets encourages your children to be selfless, sensitive, loving…

[quote author_name=”Jenni Rice” author_description=”Director & Owner” author_image=”https://www.halseyschools.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/Jenni-Rice-Owner-Director.jpg” size=”small” style=”solid”] I’ll never forget, even as a very little girl, the way my dogs would run circles around the house non-stop when we returned from the store, a trip or preschool. They made me feel so good! I’d laugh and just feel good inside knowing how much they loved […]

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