Transitions can be tough—for both parents and kids. Whether your child is making that huge first step into kindergarten, crossing the bridge to middle school or high school, or moving to a new school, there are ways to ease the anxiety inherent in change and set the stage for a great start.
The school year is over, finally! Long lazy days, kids sleeping in, and thoughts of escaping the heat fill the minds of every parent. Then WHAM! Reality sets in; your child has summer assignments to complete. Oh, the torture! You ask yourself, “Why do we have to do this?” and “How am I going to get my child to complete them?” Well, we have some answers for you.