Jacquie McTaggart Quotes Page 2
"Just as a house needs a foundation in order to stand firm, so does a person."
"All human beings react positively to praise."
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"Mom needs to remember that honey catches more flies than vinegar does."
"Your child will be better prepared to tackle the bumps on the road of
life if he has been given the gift of guided independence."
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"And above all else, look for something in your child's work to praise -
EVERY SINGLE DAY."
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"Kids model what they see more quickly and more effectively
than what they hear."
"For as long as you live, your child is going to need your guidance
and your direction."
"We are partners by
fate. We become friends by choice."
"Kids are happier, more relaxed, more creative and less
stressed when scheduled activities are limited."
"Anytime you attempt to
change a longstanding behavior, you may initially see a worsening
of the behavior being targeted."
"Kids react positively when praise follows positive effort and earned progress."
"To become emotionally mature, children must learn from
failure and face the consequences of their poor choices.
As parents, we must develop the courage to let it happen."
"Have realistic goals. It is extremely important that you understand what
your child is capable of and expect his work to be consistent with
A child learns to love (or hate) school in kindergarten and first grade. During that time he forms attitudes about his own value as a person and his worth as a learner.
Those attitudes will accompany him all the way through school and into adulthood.
An adult's unsuccessful attempt to teach a child something that
appears exceptionally simple is extremely frustrating. If mom begins to
feel her tolerance
level has reached the breaking point, she should stop the session
- immediately. She might simply say that she is tired (no life),
and suggest they work on it another time.
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