Tips & Tools for Parents

November 15, 2019

Does your preschooler need an iPad?

iPads, iPods, TVs, Tablets, Computers… If preschoolers aren’t using these technologies now, they’ll never catch up. Right? Think again. Preschoolers don’t need any of these things. What they do need is interaction with other children and adults. They need to play and explore. They need to be read to, sung to, talked to. They need […]

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October 10, 2019

It’s Not Okay to Say “You’re O.K.”

Why it’s not okay to say “You’re O.K.” Would you ever say “You’re Okay” to a sad friend? An injured parent? An angry spouse? You’re sick dog? Probably not, but many parents and even teachers often say “You’re O.K.” as soon as a child cries, falls, or gets feelings hurt by a friend or sibling. […]

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August 28, 2019

Happy Times September 2019

It’s Back to School Time! Themes & Stories for September [quote author_name=”Jenni Rice” author_description=”Owner & Director” author_image=”https://www.halseyschools.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Jenni-Rice-Owner-Director.jpg” size=”medium” style=”solid”] This year our weekly themes will be Animals around the world! We’ll start off this month learning about: Jaguars, Grizzly Bears, American Bison, & American Alligators.  We’ll be reading The Jaguar’s Story, Brown Bear, Brown Bear, […]

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