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Dealing with Children


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Bedtime Blues

Bedtime battles

Make Your Kid's Bedtime Battle-Free

Do Gifted Children Need Less Sleep? Establishing better sleep habits

Do Gifted Children Need Less Sleep Than Other Kids?

Refusing to nap

Toddler Sleep Index


Put the Kids to Bed!



My Sleep page

 


Morning Rush

Struggles Getting Kids Going in the Morning

The Morning Crunch (UCB Parents Advice about Teenagers)

Morning School Routine Checklist

Easy Ways To Streamline Your Morning Routine



"BAG OF TRICKS"
TECHNIQUES

Have routines

Give notice / Use timer

Use statements, not questions

Don’t engage in power struggles

Speak calmly and quietly

Identify triggers and avoid them (if possible)

Limit T.V., videos & computer games before bedtime or in the morning (stimulates)

Introduce "soft" or classical music especially in the evening

Establish rules: e.g.: homework before dinner

Before bedtime talk – unburden day’s problems

Avoid the rush; allow enough time

Plan ahead: reduce last minute chores or choices

Prepare ahead of time: physically and emotionally

Identify transition difficulties

Problem solve



Parenting Pages

Time Management Help for Parents and Children at Internet4Classrooms

Kidlutions- Solutions for Kids