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Prairie Spirit Home Learning Supports: Parents

These self-directed resources are intended to support your child's education, whether in-school learning or eLearning.

World Health Organization

Help for parents to interact constructively with their children during this time of confinement.

Common Sense Media

A resource for parents and teachers. They rate apps and have guides to keeping your kids safe online and how to secure your accounts. ‚Äč

 

Think Positive

Children are much more likely to do what we ask if we give them positive instructions and lots of praise for what they do right.

 

Talk about Covid-19

Be willing to talk. Your kids will already have heard things. Silence and secrets do not protect our children. Honesty and openness do. Think about how much they will understand. You know them best.                                                    

One on One Time

School shutdown provides a chance to make better relationships with our children and teenagers.

Managing Behavior

All children misbehave. It is normal when they are tired, hungry, afraid, or learning independence.

Structure Up

COVID-19 has taken away our daily work, home and school routines. This is hard for children, teenagers and for you. Making new routines can help.

BridgePoint Center for Eating Disorders