Need to spice up your family dinner conversation this evening? Choose a question of the night and let your child have a chance to be a leader and start the conversation.
Question of the week for the car ride home:
What would you do if you saw a classmate playing alone at recess? Would you invite them to play with you?
Asking questions helps develop critical thinking skills!
Chronic absence, missing 10% of the school year or more, does not just affect the students who miss school. If too many students are chronically absent, it slows down instruction for other students. #AttendanceMatters #SchoolEveryDay
Staff Spotlight: Meet Shannon, one of our fabulous life changing Y staff! Her favorite part about the Y has been working with your children and being energized daily by their stories and positive attitudes. On her free time she captures the world through the lens of a camera.
Question for your child on the car ride home today: "What was the nicest thing you saw someone do today?"
Their answer might surprise you.
Parenting the Love and Logic Way:
Receive support and encouragement as you raise responsible children, have more fun in your parenting role, and build stronger relationships with your children. Parenting classes at Morgan Family YMCA start in October. Contact Kelsey Silver to register and for more information. Phone: 253-460-8845
Back packs are ready and the smell of brand new school supplies is in the air. Today is the big first day of school for a lot of families out there. If you have captured an awesome first day of school photo, send it to us. We want to see all the smiling faces as the 2014-2015 year kicks off!
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