New designs and a new post! I am excited to share My Mom's Junk new look with you in my latest post!!! It's been quiet on the blog but behind the scenes, it has been a whirlwind of activity. It seems like if I'm blogging about something, I don't have time to get the project done. For my sanity, that's just not an option anymore. That being said, I'm working around the clock to prepare for my ... Read More about My Mom’s Junk New Look!
I am reading a new book called Laying the Rails that about forming habits in children. I wish I would have read it BEFORE my kids were born. Sonya Shafer a Homeschool mother of four (her youngest is Autistic) lays the plan to develop habits in children. I can’t say enough about this book! We are starting new chore habits this week. Sonya advises that teaching a child to do anything is a five step process:
1. Watch – The child watches you do the skill. 2. Help – The child helps you do the skill. 3. Work side-by-side – The child works with you as you do the skill together. 4. Do – The child does the skill while you watch. 5. Inspect – The child does the skill alone, then you inspect the work.
The first person I am starting with is Willow! Pray for me!