9 year old son brought a toy gun to school – how can we get him to understand this isn't just about bringing a toy to school?
My well behaved, bright, popular, naive 9 year old son brought a plastic toy revolver (the kind with the bright orange barrel to indicate that it's a toy) to school yesterday. He snuck it into his ...
When did you consider your child(ren) old/mature enough for using public transit? How did you go about making the decision about permitting this type of freedom?
I know that every child is different and each advance at their own age. So the question is not "How old" but what should I be looking for in behaviour, maturity, coordination, and physical control to ...
My kids (7&9) are starting to ask for their own cellphone. Right now, they don't need one. When is a good time for a first phone?