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Sep
12
answered Is there an alternative to Boy/Girl Scouts in the US?
Sep
12
comment How can I help my pre-schooler be more confident and assertive in competitive play situations?
my only suggestion is martial arts.
Sep
12
answered What are some symptoms of an ear infection?
Sep
10
answered How can I encourage language development in my infant?
Sep
2
revised How do you handle a conflict between your child and a teacher?
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Sep
2
revised Are ExerSaucers/walkers/jumpers bad for children or is that simply a misconception?
complete re-write
Sep
2
answered How do I help my son with fine motor skills?
Sep
2
comment How do I help my son with fine motor skills?
Would there be a problem with being dependant on a gripper? Apart from the practicalities of having to take them everywhere?
Sep
2
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Sep
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Sep
1
answered Are ExerSaucers/walkers/jumpers bad for children or is that simply a misconception?
Aug
31
revised Is it better to send your child to school with lunch, or lunch money?
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Aug
31
answered How do you handle a conflict between your child and a teacher?
Aug
31
answered Is it better to send your child to school with lunch, or lunch money?
Aug
31
answered Where is the line on helping with homework?
Aug
31
comment Where is the line on helping with homework?
+1 - Understanding the modern methods is important. There are books to help parents get to grips with new math (and other) techniques. (Welcome to Parenting SE by the way!)
Aug
30
comment How can I help my pre-schooler to relax and fall asleep?
Cultural note: Melatonin is a prescription only medication in the UK.
Aug
30
comment How do I monitor what my kids do on the computer?
Welcome to the site, mysterious! Would this question get better answers on a different SE site? Even though it's pretty much a polling / list question?
Aug
30
answered What type of co-sleeping product hangs off the side of the bed?
Aug
27
comment How can I help my pre-schooler to relax and fall asleep?
bounty added to generate interest, and voting, on this interesting question and answers.