Take a walk with your child and use all five senses to observe the world around you.
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Tell your child a family story. Try to think of one that teaches a lesson.
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The next time you drop your child off at practice or rehearsal, stay a few minutes and watch.
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Encourage your child’s interest in extracurricular activities. Participation can help prevent risky behavior.
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Ask what your child would do if a friend stole something from a store.
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Make sure there will be adult supervision when your child visits a friend’s home.
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Let your child see you reading for pleasure.
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This is African American History Month. Explore the National Museum of African American History and Culture online at nmaahc.si.edu.
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Help your child consider consequences before making a decision.
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Peer pressure can be positive. Encourage your child to participate in group activities like sports and volunteering.
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Review what your child should do in an emergency, such as a fire.
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Compliment something about your child’s appearance today.
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Teach your child to make to-do lists and check off finished tasks.
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Is your child having a problem at school? Suggest brainstorming about ways to solve it—without your help.
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Look for opportunities to compromise with your child.
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Try to be available by phone or in person right after school. It’s often when kids are most ready to talk.
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At bedtime tonight, tell a story about yourself at your child’s age.
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Has it been a hard week at school for your child? Do something together this evening or make fun plans for the weekend.
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Establish or reestablish a morning routine that works for your family.
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“Because I said so!” is frustrating for middle schoolers to hear. Explain your reasoning.
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