Speedwalking: How to Teach the Pushoff Technique

It’s often said that walking is the ideal exercise. It’s a relaxing, natural activity that is low-impact and requires no special equipment. However, your physical education students might prefer a faster, higher-energy exercise that still possesses the same qualities. If so, why not try speed walking! (Otherwise known as race walking). In teaching speed walking, one of the keys is …

How To Teach Your Children Not To Smoke

If you have a young smoker in your home and you would like to be able to help them quit, there are several things you can do to help. If this young person hasn’t started yet and you still smoke, you might want to stop smoking in front of them or do your smoking outside the home. You might really …

Can I Really Teach Reading To My Baby?

Like thousands of other parents all over the world, your initial impression may be one of skepticism. But what many don’t realize is to teach their baby reading successfully is not only possible, it is highly likely – in fact, teaching your baby reading is much faster earlier in life than later, as her cognitive development is strongest in her …

Saving Money – How to Teach Your Kids

A lot of teens nowadays do not understand the value of earning and spending money. They were not oriented that investing is necessary even if they are still students. As parents, you play a crucial role in this area. You should be able to teach your kids on how to save money. They should be able to understand the concept …

How To Teach Self Confidence at an Early Age

Self confidence is an excellent attribute that can help a child succeed from an early age. Instilling self confidence at an early age will enforce the importance of possessing the necessity of this attribute and ensure your child will experience success early on is his or her life. Low self confidence can be exhibited in many ways depending on your …

Teach Your Kid Good Food Eating Habits With Fun Activities

As parents you have had experiences where you constantly worry about the eating habits of your kids. A large percentage of kids are finicky eaters and or they eat at their sweet will with parents especially moms fretting out on their eating habits. It is time then to take action and try to inculcate some eating habits using fun as …

Using Home Schooling to Teach Children Responsibility

Teaching children responsibility is the goal of education whether it takes place in a regular school setting or through home schooling. Many parents feel that the regular school can do this much better than they can, but this is not so. Parents are the child’s first and most important teachers and it is through the parents that children learn the …

Ten Tips To Teach Your Dog To Eliminate Outdoors

Does your dog urinate when visitors are present? Is your dog only housebroken when you are around? This is something you want to change fast, before it turns into a housebreaking problem! First, and most important: your dog needs to understand that urinating inside the house is Not Acceptable. Try to act with patience when you see this behavior. Don’t …

I Wanna Quit! Seven Ways to Teach Your Children to Commit to the End

"I Wanna Quit" is a phrase we never like to hear. As parents, we know that that these three words start a predictable battle of push versus pull. We plead; "but you’ve always loved it!" We beg; "please just stay at it for three more weeks!" We even bribe; "if you keep up your lessons, I’ll take you to your …

Ten School Bus Tips To Teach Your Children

Boarding and exiting a school bus can be dangerous for children since they are so close to cars that could potentially cause an accident. By leading by example and teaching your children these simple safety tips, you can help to reduce the risk of your children being injured by the school bus or other vehicles. 1) Go to the bus …