Thinking Differently about Our Kids’ Fears

Thinking Differently about Our Kids’ Fears

By now, you’ve probably seen the enchanting video of a pediatrician distracting a baby from his injections by playfully poking and running the syringe (with the cap on!) over the baby’s body (if you haven’t, you can see it here). It’s cute, adorable, and clearly...
Making Spelling Words Stick

Making Spelling Words Stick

Some of us have fond memories of spelling bees. Some of us don’t. Spelling, no matter how we feel about it, is critical to successful writing which is why it is still a part of writing instruction in school. Even with spell check, we still need to know a lot of...