ABC's of Helping Your Child
Succeed In School
A- Ask your child about school each day.
B- Bedtime is important. Make sure your child gets enough sleep.
C- Choose activities your child will like. Leave time for play.
D- Do things together. Car time is a great time for talking.
E- Eat together as a family as often as you can.
F- Find a quiet place for your child to study.
G- Get to know your child's teacher.
H- Homework helps kids learn. Set a regular study time.
I- Involve your child in making decisions when you can.
J- Join your school's parent-teacher organization.
K- Know the school's rules. Your child should know them too.
L- Libraries are free. Visit your library often.
M- Make some special time to spend with your child.
N- Notice and discuss any changes in your child's behavior.
O- Organization saves time. Have a place for school supplies.
P- Play games together.
Q- Questions help children learn. Help them find the answers.
R- Read with your child.
S- Share a hobby or interest with your child.
T- Turn off the TV
U- Urge your child to do his best in school.
V- Volunteer to help with a school activity.
W- Work near your child when he is doing homework.
X- X-tra hugs are a great way to say "I love you."
Y- Yield good results by praising your child.
Z- Zoom through these ideas one more time!