Learning self-regulation helps kids stay focused in the classroom and beyond. Here are six easy ways to cultivate your child's ability to self-regulate.
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Excerpted from the "Peace of mind" article in our March 2013 issue, p. 55.
Limit video-game playing, especially close to bedtime.Photo: Neustockimages/iStockphoto
Try putting on soft music, letting your child chew sugarless gum or suck on a sugarless candy while doing homework.Photo: Photolyric/iStockphoto
Build a positive parent-child relationship by spending one-on-one time with each kid.Photo: Aldo Murillo/iStockphoto
Self-regulation helps kids stay focused in class and beyond. Here are some easy ways to cultivate this important skill.
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