How to Teach your Child Sign Language

How to Teach your Child Sign Language

I’ve always thought that the concept of teaching your baby sign language before he or she could talk was incredibly fascinating. I mean, to be…

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Children Are Natural Actors—How Can We Foster Their Growth?

Children Are Natural Actors—How Can We Foster Their Growth?

Recently, my husband and I taught a Sunday School class of 10- and 11-year-olds. To enliven the lesson, we decided to ask them to act out…

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Four Ideas to Give Children a Voice

Four Ideas to Give Children a Voice

Most people hate the feeling of being ignored. Whether in a classroom with a hand raised for a long time or at home with family who…

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Learning from the Open Minds of Children

Learning from the Open Minds of Children

Recently, in the General Women’s Session of General Conference, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints emphasized the need to reach out to serve refugees…

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Goal-Setting with Children

Goal-Setting with Children

When I was a sophomore in high school, I found out about a school trip to France that would take place about 18 months later. As…

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Dare to Dream

Dare to Dream

Kids can surprise us every day. After teaching in an elementary school classroom for almost a month, I learned unexpected things about the students and…

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