Ditch the Deficit

 

 

Build up a child

This is a great article for teachers, but more than that it shows that ADHD kids are first and foremost kids–real people with real needs and real interests–maybe some that would be interesting and amazing.  so share and enjoy, and remember to build them up!!

 

Imagine: an education for your ADHD child that leverages his unique skills and talents…Hey, we can dream, right?


These ideas for using a child’s gifts to help him learn are a great place to start. Read and share with the educators in your life!
Ditch the Deficit Thing
Hoping this IMproves your day,
Sally Ellis

Parents, Parenting, and Science!!

world without children
Just became a Grandma again this last month--#7 actually :)!  Made me appreciate my own children and reflect on the importance of children in our lives,  Can't imagine life without them!  Hope you enjoy this fun link: 10 "Scientific" Tips for raising happy kids. Did it makes you smile and want to share it with others? 
http://www.livescience.com/17894-10-scientific-parenting-tips.html 

I am also sharing 5 ways to help parent your special needs child. It has some great simple things to think about.
http://www.specialneeds.com/children-and-parents/general-special-needs/5-things-you-can-do-home-help-your-child-s
 Hoping this IMproves your day, 
Sally Ellis, www.imagineimprovement.com
 

Short Day Long Nights Help for Winter

Here is a great article with so many excellent ideas– What I love are the ideas within the ideas.  This article will keep you busy for a while just checking everything out:)!  And then you can have fun implementing what you learn or maybe just hadn’t quite thought about in a particular way.  Enjoy!!

http://www.additudemag.com/adhdblogs/19/8090.html

Hoping this IMproves your day,

Sally Ellis www.imagineimprovement.com