Problem Solving Naturally

problem solving naturally

True Success with Tweens Tweens (10 – 12 year olds) can be a real handful to teach. If you haven’t worked with this group then read my post for a preview of what you may face. But when you know how to teach tweens you can have a lot of fun. Trying to Control Them? Trying to make the kids behave a certain way is like swimming upstream. They are not adults who will sit and do whatever you tell

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Yoga Freeze Dance

Tween Games for Yoga and Fun   Yoga Freeze Dance In this game when the music is playing everyone dances. When the music stops everyone freezes in a yoga pose. The girls added a twist to it that if you didn’t get into your yoga pose within 3 seconds you sat out on the mat. You had to wait till someone did your yoga pose before you could come back in. Some other rules to Yoga Freeze Dance: At the

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Beware the Tweens in Daycares

beware the tweens in daycares

Tweens and Daycare Teaching Yoga in Daycares is a great way for kids to discover yoga. You can have short (30 minute) classes with all the different age groups in the school. Personally, at first I found the most challenging of these to be the tweens.   Yoga with tweens (aged around 10 – 12 years old, between kids and teens)requires a certain knack, especially when they are in daycare. Unlike most kids in studio yoga classes, the kids have

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Shocking Facts of First Aid

  Do You Know First Aid? Yesterday I finished my First Aid and CPR (Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation) training so I feel like shocking everyone – because now I can handle it.   The course was taught by Jim Beck of EMS and he did a great job of keeping the information relevant and fresh. That’s him in the picture saving a baby. He’s so good at it, that’s why he looks so calm. Actually, these are the practice babies we

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