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Help Preschoolers Recognize and Express Their Emotions

Help Preschoolers Recognize and Express Their Emotions

Preschoolers and young children deal with many of the same emotions adults do. They can feel angry, sad, frustrated, nervous, happy, or embarrassed, but they often do not have the words to talk about how they feel.

In addition to the individualized support your child receives from nurturing teachers, you can take steps at home to help preschoolers with their feelings. 

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7 Ways to Empower Your Child With Back-to-School Anxiety

7 Ways to Empower Your Child With Back-to-School Anxiety

The transition from the end of summer to return to school can be a stressful time for both children and parents. The start of the new school year is exciting, but it also prompts stress and anxiety. Many children display some difficulty separating from parents to attend school, and some shyness or worry about schedules, schoolwork, or friends is natural. 

With the change, some anxiety is a normal response, but parents can empower and encourage their children as they return to school. 

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8 Ways To Fight Boredom At Home

8 Ways To Fight Boredom At Home

“I’m bored!”

As a parent, we’ve all heard this at one time or another. During this time of being at home, we might have heard it more often than we would like to. Not every activity has to be “virtual” or use some form of technology. With a little creativity, how can we take this time we have with our children and make memories while learning and crushing the boredom syndrome?

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HCA Online: School Open – Building Closed

HCA Online: School Open – Building Closed

Mr. Roy Hobson teaches 5th grade to an empty classroom as Hillsdale Christian Academy goes online today for e-learning. The students can all see and hear Mr. Hobson online and it is class as usual…for the most part.

Utilizing the zoom conferencing app, our academy classes are under way and students are learning once again. Our staff went through an extensive training to be sure we were up to the task and so far, it has been a great start.

Hillsdale Christian Academy is so thankful for our amazing teachers who can enrich the lives of our students even over the internet.

We love our families and cannot wait to be together again at school and a student body. Until then, we are thankful for resources that allow us to continue serving our families. To God be the glory.