Starting school can be a challenge for both parents and children. There are separations, new social challenges, and challenges in learning. And there is much to learn about how to be “school parents”! Learn practical Listening Tools to build your child’s confidence, prepare for separations, help with learning, and get the support you need to keep supporting your kids the way you want to!
Separating from loved ones is a key issue for young children, and feelings about being away from you are normal. This is a workshop that will help parents to plan for times of transition, learn tools to help build your child’s general confidence and willingness to separate from you. Come and learn practical ways to help make parting from one another a positive experience.
Parents have a key role in helping children learn. Children love to learn, and learn naturally. As they get older, however, their confidence can be dented. Come and hear about Tools that will strengthen their connection with you and, through play and listening, resolve tensions and frustrations about learning.
Learn to set effective limits that bring you closer and increase co-operation, so that the limits you set today will build the relationship you want with your child tomorrow. There will be time for a short QandA. Presented by Madeleine Winter.