Tag Archive: Child

Tips for Preparing your Child Emotionally for a New School

Back to SchoolAs summer break comes to a close, many children will be experiencing changes in their school experience at an entirely new school. Be sure to make the transition as easy as possible by talking with your child about the positive experiences they may have this …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/08/15/tips-for-preparing-your-child-emotionally-for-a-new-school/

Florida’s “Enhanced Child Passenger Safety Law” – What Do You Need to Know?

Caleb Cooper, 4 yrs 39 lbs

There’s a new law in Florida – and although it’s far from comprehensive, it’s designed to better protect our kids. As of January 1, 2015, Florida law requires that all children riding in vehicles must use a safety seat …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/01/30/floridas-enhanced-child-passenger-safety-law-what-do-you-need-to-know/

Three Simple Ideas for Teaching Your Child Gratitude

Gratitude Activities for KidsGratitude is a tricky concept to teach children. It is essential for our happiness, but easily overlooked in the hustle and bustle of our busy everyday lives. With Thanksgiving approaching, it is a great opportunity to do an activity with your kids to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/11/26/three-simple-ideas-for-teaching-your-child-gratitude/

4-H Volunteers Reporting on Child Abuse and Neglect


Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/03/01/4-h-volunteers-reporting-on-child-abuse-and-neglect/