When giving tasks, assignments, chores, etc. many children do better if they know when the task will end.

Some examples of activities with a clear ending include puzzles, a specific number of math problems, a specific number of pages to read, a timed event (e.g., the lesson will last ten…

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When giving tasks, assignments, chores, etc. many children do better if they know when the task will end.

Some examples of activities with a clear ending include puzzles, a specific number of math problems, a specific number of pages to read, a timed event (e.g., the lesson will last ten…

Continue Reading When giving tasks, assignments, chores, etc. many children do better if they know when the task will end.

Masala frittata with avocado salsa

Ingredients 2 tbsp rapeseed oil3 onions, 2½ thinly sliced, ½ finely chopped1 tbsp Madras curry paste500g cherry tomatoes, halved1 red chilli, deseeded and finely choppedsmall pack coriander, roughly chopped8 large eggs, beaten1 avocado, stoned, peeled and cubedjuice 1 lemon Method STEP 1Heat the oil in…

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If the child seems over stimulated from sensory input, such as in a large crowd, bring him to a quieter place to de-stress.

Be mindful of situations where your child might feel overwhelmed before you take him there (e.g., a fireworks show, a crowded festival, etc.). There are also strategies to create an…

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Vegetable Pasta

INGREDIENTS 1/2 cup uncooked pasta spirals1 tbsp peas1 tbsp corn1 tbsp grated carrot1 tbsp grated zucchini1 tbsp thickened cream2 tbsp grated parmesan cheese METHOD Cook pasta according to packet instructions. Meanwhile, steam or…

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