|Wed, Feb 7 - May 2|
Here's a chance for you and your children to explore our Early Childhood classrooms together and meet new friends.
Book Club - UnSelfie; Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in Our All-About-Me World by: Dr. Michele BorbaBreak Free of the Overparenting Trap and Prepare Your Kid for Success. Parent Educator - Cindy HochhalterBorba describes the Selfie syndrome as a self - absorption epidemic. It hurts children's academic performance and leads to bullying behavior. Children need to develop a healthy sense of empathy to thrive and success in teh future. We will discuss the author's 9 habits, which include emotional literacy, moral identity, perspective taking, moral imagination, self-regulation, practicing kindness, collaboration, moral courage and altruistic leadership abilities to "unselfie" your kids and to help cultivate empathy. Join us for a lively discussion...it is not necessary, but it may be helpful, to be familiar with the book. Fee: 4-week sliding fee is based on one child in child care, additional children pay 4-week Sibling Care fee. Sibling care is limited you must register in advance. Please call 763-391-8777 to find out if Sibcare is available for this class.