Check-In Tuesdays

Check In Tuesdays: 6 Tips for Calming First-Day Jitters in Grade School

When many kids go back to school they’re excited to return. While others  struggle and often come down with the back to school jitters. This can lead to kids feeling overwhelmed or anxious, but we can help them through this tough transition. is on a mission — 

To help those who learn and think differently discover their potentials, take control, find community, and stay on positive paths along each stage of life’s journey.

Click on the link to their website to read about great strategies to walk them through the process including:

  1. Talking to them about their feelings
  2. Go over class list
  3. Run through the day
  4. Practice first day conversations
  5. Talk about the teacher
  6. Talk about school support

There are lots of feelings around this time of the year. Let’s understand what our children are going through, support them and encourage a can do attitude this year.