So whenever he showed resistance to practicing his sight words I’d say something like, “Oh that”s good. Because if you learn to read then you’ll be able to read all the secret messages I’ve been writing. And I DO NOT want you reading all my secrets.”
My wife started an awesome activity in our house. Everybody starts with a sheet of paper and draws whatever they want for 1 minute. When the timer goes off, everyone passes their paper to the person next to them and then starts adding to the next paper whatever they want. There’s no “wrong” choices. After …
All the snow we’ve had in Portland this year reminded me of this cinematic masterpiece I made in 2014 when the snow storm kept me away from my son for 4 days, and then we were finally reunited.
Nate, don’t forget to make everything a game with your kids. It can be so easy to feel like you need to “put your foot down” and be “firm” with them. But let’s remember how things went this morning.
You asked them questions, they gave you answers. Enjoy this episode of Improvising Answers titled, Let the Potties Hit the Floor.