School started about a month ago. Now is the time to take a critical look at the routines we have established and perhaps make a few changes. It is still early enough in the year to alter the patterns that do not work well for our children. Including them in the process will give them greater responsibility and teach them to be reflective.
The routines a family establishes for homework, bedtime and morning are critical to a child’s health, sense of self, and readiness to learn in school each day. An effective routine will enable a child to feel independent, prepared, well rested and...Read more