Tag: Friends & Socializing


Peer Pressure: Teaching Your Child about Peer Pressure Parent's Corner

Peer Pressure: Teaching Your Child about Peer Pressure Guest Post Christine Hill Integrated Learning Strategies is excited to feature sleep tips with guest blogger Christine Hill. While many of the recommendations below are great for children and parents, some accommodations or exceptions may be made for children with learning challenges and learning disabilities. Drugs. Sexting. Cyberbullying. Cutting. Eating disorders. It’s a scary world out there. How...

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Social Skills for the Child with Learning and Attention Issues Emotional Grounding

Social Skills for the Child with Learning and Attention Issues This article provides helpful information for children struggling with social skills. Affiliate links are included for your convenience. As a parent of a child with a learning disability, I frequently research ways to help my child achieve academically. His overall school experience is more positive when I put extra time into setting up programs for...

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Why relationships are so important when building a child’s brain Physical Literacy

Guest Blog Post Dawne Clarke Why relationships are so important when building a child’s brain I’ve been writing about how children’s brains are developed, and in particular how physical literacy helps build a strong brain. Building a brain is like building a house, with a strong foundation and four walls of cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development. And early experiences become the building blocks that...

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6 Activities to Improve a Child’s Spatial Awareness Education

Spatial Awareness When I was little, my parents decided to enroll me in soccer, and I’ll be honest, I was terrible at the sport. I was slow and clumsy and could not understand all the positions of the game. When the ball was kicked to me, I’d usually miss as I tried kicking it back to my teammate and I don’t think I ever scored...

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