Throughout these lessons, we have been teaching children ways to navigate their world in healthy, responsible, and caring ways. This can be daunting in a world that has challenges around every corner, but we can empower our kids to make a difference by using their time, talents, and resources to ... Read More about Week 36 Lesson – Be A World Changer
Making friends can be one of the most rewarding experiences in a child's life. It is not something that just comes naturally for all children though. Building and maintaining strong relationships with peers takes a lot of work, both on the part of the child and the adults who are supporting them in ... Read More about Week 35 Lesson – 5 W’s Of Being a Good Friend
Communication plays a vital role in a child's ability to interact with others and build relationships. We want them to use words to express their ideas and feelings, as well as be able to listen to what others are telling them. A huge part of communication is actually nonverbal, so it's important to ... Read More about Week 34 Lesson – What Are They Telling Me?
Whether it's a schedule gone array, a disappointment, or things not turning out the way we wanted, life is full of unexpected situations. How successfully we react to the changes that life dishes out is dependent upon our adaptability. Being adaptable means that we can take new information and ... Read More about Week 33 Lesson – Be Adaptable
Children begin to take risks from an early age. When that is done within a framework of security and safety, this helps them to learn about their world and to grow. In order for kids to develop new skills, they must be willing to step out of their comfort zone, explore new ideas, try new activities, ... Read More about Week 32 Lesson – Taking Risks