WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- QUALITY TIME. Al-Jamie, Lorraine // Tokyo Journal;Autumn2013, Vol. 32 Issue 273, p98
The article discusses the importance of giving one's child undivided attention. It notes that the giving new toys and allowing late night TV watching cannot compare to a parent's full attention on a child. In relation to this, children who receive quality attention from parents grow up with a...
- Of Many Things. Martin, James // America;9/23/2002, Vol. 187 Issue 8, p2
Ponders on the reasons why people find their children's comments as humorous or amusing. Topics of conversation with children; Skills of children in communicating with other people.
- CAUTIONING CHILDREN ABOUT STRANGERS. // USA Today Magazine;May91, Vol. 119 Issue 2552, p7
Offers advice on how to teach children to beware of strangers. Challenges in teaching children; Tricks used by strangers to lure children; Recommendations from experts.
- 'Can We Talk?'. Yates, Susan Alexander // Today's Christian Woman;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p14
Gives advice on creating an environment that encourages parent-child communication. Importance of making time for the children; Guidelines in asking good questions; Proper way to teach respect; Use of creativity; Ways to express encouragement. INSET: Moms Speak Out!.
- The relationship between parental overprotection and health-related quality of life in pediatric cancer: the mediating role of perceived child vulnerability. Hullmann, Stephanie E.; Wolfe-Christensen, Cortney; Meyer, William H.; McNall-Knapp, Rene Y.; Mullins, Larry L. // Quality of Life Research;Nov2010, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p1373
Purpose: The current study sought to examine the relation of parental overprotection and perceived child vulnerability to parent-reported health-related quality of life in parents of children with cancer. Methods: Parents ( N = 89) of children who had been diagnosed with cancer completed...
- The Child's Job: Talking to Parents About Child Development. Greenman, Jim // Exchange (19460406);Mar/Apr2007, Issue 174, p66
The author focuses on the concept of the child's job in child development. The goal of the child's job is to communicate the fundamentals of child development to parents. He states that through physical expression and oral language, children and adults learn to communicate their thoughts and...
- Children reap what you sow. Canlen, Brae // Home Channel News;8/8/2005, Vol. 31 Issue 13, p24
Shares the author's unintentional sins to dampen her children's enthusiasm for gardening. Explanation that she made for allowing her children only to pick the low-hanging fruit on the orange tree; Experience in extending an old pack of seeds for the science project of the child; Failure to give...
- Parenting with Patience. Thal, Michael // Daughters;Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p14
Focuses on a father's experiences in rearing her daughter. Importance of good communication within the family.
- Great ideas. // Australian Parents;Dec2003/Jan2004, p16
Presents several tips on parenting. Benefit of using tea towels as bibs; Ways to make children eat vegetables; Details of a home-made bubble mix.