This way there are no distractions or disruptions for the child to encounter. The child is better able to concentrate in familiar surroundings. It is reassuring for the parent in knowing that the child is learning the proper lessons and values that they want to pass on. The child is thus shielded from potentially negative influences in a school setting where, sadly, we often here in the news tragic instances of bullying, for instance.
If you have decided you want to be the one dealing with the behavior problems your child faces in school, don’t give away your parenting power! You are the best judge of your own child. You know what motivates him (or doesn’t). You understand his home life and his heart.
There are many different Christmas school activities that involve writing. Some of these will get kids tapping into their creative side and even get them using higher order thinking skills.
For each class, either create set lesson plans for each week or at the very least, a list of goals. Each state has certain criteria your child must meet to be at grade level. You can use these criteria to help create your goals and lesson plans.