BACK TO SCHOOL GUIDE

Dated: 09/07/2012

Views: 6922

For parents from Nyack to Spring Valley, to Ramapo, there are tricks for getting your kids to school on time.  As a former teacher, I learned for kids, it was all about separation. I'm not making this up, I have learned this from being in the teaching field myself.  To ease the separation, it may be a good idea for your child to bring a small toy or book with them to school, something with familiarity.

Organization, make sure all of the elements are in place the night before, ex: lunch box, shoes, backpacks. Many parents recommend setting up a sticker chart.  If the kids manage to get dressed, brush teeth, etc, according to schedule, they receive rewards.

Getting a good night sleep is very important for a child going to school.  No matter the routine, a child needs to get to bed early enough to be well rested the next day.

Hopefully these few tips will lead to a more productive and healthy school year.

Blog author image

Mary Barber

A former teacher in Rockland, I entered the field of real estate ten years ago. In a short period of time I developed a long list of satisfied clients. Prior to my affiliation with Wright Bros. Real ....

Want to Advertise on this Site?

Latest Blog Posts

Perfect 2 Bedroom And 2 Bath Condo In Briacliff Manor Price Reduced

Perfect one floor living condo in Briacliff Manor: master bedroom with a spacious walk in closet, living and dining rooms have gorgeous river views and outdoor patio is excellent for entertainment.

Read More

Retailtainment Coming To Palisades Mall In West Nyack This Spring

This sounds like a great destination for any day! To quote their website: "For children from 5 to 85 years old."ArenaSTEM is a retail/education complex focused on activities in technical science,

Read More

Dreaded Nyack Potholes Grow Larger And Deeper Despite Mild 2020 Winter So Far

The results of water freezing and expanding in our roadways are potholes. Each night the holes grow larger as nature continues to chip away at their edges. Salt and plows just compound the.

Read More

Does Aging In Place Make Sense For You

A desire among many seniors is to “age in place.” According to the Senior Resource Guide, the term means, “…that you will be remaining in your own home for the later years of your;

Read More