Archive for February, 2014

Vision for Your Child’s Childhood

February 12, 2014

Author:Robin Chisholm  God’s Vision for your Child’s Life Proverbs 22:6 “Train up a child in the way he should go [and in keeping with his individual gift or bent], and when he is old he will not depart from it.” (NIV) I sat down one day, prayed feverishly to God, and asked for wisdom. My [...]

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10 Quick Tips for Teaching Your Child to Read

February 10, 2014

Author: Michael Levy A great deal of a child’s reading success depends on the level of support that she or he receives at home. Children who are given the tools and the opportunities to learn to read both at school and at home have a better chance of success. The following are ten tips that [...]

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10 Tips for Fun and Successful Play Dates

February 6, 2014

Author:  Symmetry The idea of play dates used to make me nervous. I worried about who I should invite and how to invite them. I stressed about planning activities and how involved I should be.  I especially stressed about what to do if it all went wrong. Would my daughter forgive me if I just [...]

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Sleep Deprivation Related to Weight Gain

February 4, 2014

Author: Joanna Dolgoff  MD There seems to be a number of contributing factors to the obesity epidemic our nation is facing.  Some of these include excessive caloric intake, decreased physical activity and cultural influences.  Now some researchers are investigating whether sleep deprivation may contribute to obesity. Research presented at the International AC21 Research Festival points [...]

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