Quality at home can be simple and quick! It doesn’t take a lot of time, money or materials. Once you start working nurturing interactions into your everyday habits, it becomes second nature!
Have a little downtime in the car or store?
Make conversation with your child.
Have a pen handy?
Doodle something fun together.
Have a song in your head?
Hum, whistle or dance it out.
Have a ton to do?
Figure out how to do it together.
Have something to read?
Read it out loud, even if your child won’t understand.
Have a little time?
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When you give kids what they need in the moment – like a smile, a hug, or some help – you are responding to their actions and words in a positive and respectful way. Noticing, connecting, and responding to their needs is what makes up responsive interaction.You…
Learning to recognize the emotions they are feeling will help your kids understand how to handle them – within themselves and with empathy for others.You can download this printable HERE.