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Forum: Judy Arnall   02-21-2017, 09:23 AM
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Views: 441
Posted By Judy Arnall
NOTE! I messed up the poll! Just respond yes...

NOTE! I messed up the poll!
Just respond yes or no to the main question. The additional information in the yes or no, doesn't line up and I can't seem to edit! Sorry! Need more coffee!
Forum: Judy Arnall   02-21-2017, 09:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 441
Posted By Judy Arnall
To Register for Kindergarten or Not

Wondering if you should register your child for Kindergarten this year or next year? If you have a child with a birthday late into the year such as January or February, you could register them this...
Forum: Judy Arnall   02-11-2017, 02:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 309
Posted By Judy Arnall
Benefits of Travelling With Children

This is the time of the year that I want to get away!
We brought our two children (a toddler and a baby) to England and Ireland on our first family overseas trip in 1996. During that first trip, we...
Forum: Judy Arnall   12-15-2016, 09:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 460
Posted By Judy Arnall
Benefits of Non-Punitive Parenting

Hi Everyone:
I just figured out how to add a photo! This one encapsulates why one would want to practice non-punitive parenting! You can raise decent kids to be great citizens and caring people....
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   12-15-2016, 09:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 560
Posted By Judy Arnall
http://amzn.to/2hKuN5c Parenting With...

http://amzn.to/2hKuN5c

Parenting With Patience, by Judy Arnall

Packed with tips on how to handle our anger and children's anger with kindness and respect.
Forum: Judy Arnall   12-15-2016, 09:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,069
Posted By Judy Arnall
Raising a Respectful Teen

[QUOTE=mum4vr;19534825]I am not disagreeing or criticizing, but have an honest question: do you think some of this is a matter of semantics? What one parent may call requiring remediation, another...
Forum: Judy Arnall   08-15-2016, 07:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,069
Posted By Judy Arnall
How to Raise a Respectful Teen

There have been a lot of opinions published online lately regarding public shaming of children on the internet and social media, in order to teach kids a lesson and acquire good behaviour. Public...
Forum: Judy Arnall   07-26-2016, 10:38 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 588
Posted By Judy Arnall
Mid-Summer Play Ideas - for all ages (even teens)

*Play Ideas that Encourage Creativity, Imagination, Initiative, and Problem-solving


Toddlers 1-2 years

• A big rubber bin filled with puffed wheat, rice, lentils, trucks and cars, measuring...
Forum: Site Help   07-25-2016, 02:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,774
Posted By Judy Arnall
Where is the password reset page? Judy

Where is the password reset page?
Judy
Forum: Judy Arnall   07-25-2016, 02:32 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 361
Posted By Judy Arnall
Ways to Learn Math Without a Workbook

My son finished his very first online math class at age 14. We started at a grade 8 (Alberta) level which seems to bridge elementary and high school math concepts nicely. He learned integers,...
Forum: Unschooling   07-25-2016, 02:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 785
Posted By Judy Arnall
Ways to Learn Math Without a Workbook

My son finished his very first online math class at age 14. We started at a grade 8 (Alberta) level which seems to bridge elementary and high school math concepts nicely. He learned integers,...
Forum: Judy Arnall   07-25-2016, 02:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 900
Posted By Judy Arnall
Unhappy sleeping alone

Hello there:
My apologies for getting back to you so late. Password issues getting into the forum. Has the situation got better or worse? I think by age 6, your son is able to talk to you about...
Forum: Judy Arnall   06-21-2016, 09:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,243
Posted By Judy Arnall
Options are great! Children are very different...

Options are great! Children are very different and not one size fits all.
Warmly, Judy
Forum: Alberta   06-14-2016, 04:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,346
Posted By Judy Arnall
Hi Jeannie Marie: I just saw this now, but here...

Hi Jeannie Marie:
I just saw this now, but here is a great site for some Alberta specific information
http://www.professionalparenting.ca/homeschooling.html
Forum: Judy Arnall   06-14-2016, 03:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,530
Posted By Judy Arnall
That's a textbook example of why consequences...

That's a textbook example of why consequences don't work. They don't address underlying problems. What is so bad about school that he is skipping? Is there a need that is not being met? What is it...
Forum: Judy Arnall   06-14-2016, 11:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 780
Posted By Judy Arnall
Socialization: It's more than just having friends...

When families homeschool, parents are often asked the question, “What about socialization?” Many people are fine with the academic achievement of homeschooling but worry that children who do not go...
Forum: Judy Arnall   04-24-2016, 02:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,145
Posted By Judy Arnall
Unhappy The $120 Swim Lesson: Should you let your child quit the hated activity or persevere?

This was the summer my son was going to learn how to swim! He was seven years old and old enough to agree to the lessons when I asked him in March. I signed him up and paid the $120.00 Come July, he...
Forum: Judy Arnall   03-06-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,710
Posted By Judy Arnall
What is the difference between punitive "consequences" and "problem-solving"?

I get asked this all the time when I am teaching classes. Parents ask, "What's the difference between giving a child consequences and problem-solving?"
I have some ideas, but I am...
Forum: Judy Arnall   01-24-2016, 09:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,322
Posted By Judy Arnall
Excellent idea! Thank you!

Excellent idea! Thank you!
Forum: Judy Arnall   01-24-2016, 09:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,243
Posted By Judy Arnall
Red face Education Options for Preschool Aged Children 3-5 Years

By the time a child reaches the preschool age of three to five, they have changed in so many ways. Many children are ready to expand their world outside of home and interact more with peers,...
Forum: Judy Arnall   12-27-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 633
Posted By Judy Arnall
Terrific Toddlers E-Class from Attachment Parenting Canada Association

We are not sure we can post this, but here goes. Please accept our apologies if this is not allowed:




Terrific Toddlers Live 4 week E-course begins Jan 4th, 2016!


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Forum: Judy Arnall   12-27-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 806
Posted By Judy Arnall
Stress affects families

Please accept my apologies if the article doesn't adequately reflect many families experiences. My children and I volunteer as much as we can, at the local food bank, and in the past, on the city...
Forum: Judy Arnall   12-14-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 806
Posted By Judy Arnall
Unhappy 10 Benefits of Living in a Recession

10 Benefits of Living in a (low oil price) Recession

by Judy Arnall, BA, CCFE

In many parts of the world, we are coping with recession. Are there benefits to a simpler life? Yes,...
Forum: Judy Arnall   12-14-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,932
Posted By Judy Arnall
Thanks for your comments. This is a general...

Thanks for your comments. This is a general guideline and etiquette varies as per area of the country. As an aside, I find that most parents are very aware of what their children are doing and...
Forum: Judy Arnall   11-15-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,414
Posted By Judy Arnall
Is It A Discipline Issue or Development Issue - Part 2 Problem-solving with Young One

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Part 2 - Problem-solving with young children
In the...
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