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bio website hochmanfamily.com
location Stamford, CT
age 40
visits member for 3 years
seen Jul 11 '12 at 15:38

I am a teacher of Navi to 6th and 7th graders as well as a technology teacher to grades k-3 in a Jewish Day School in Stamford, CT. I am married and have four wonderful children who keep me on my toes.


Mar
26
answered What do we do when timeouts are not effective?
Mar
22
asked Guided Meditation for Children
Mar
22
comment How do I encourage my toddler to work on his spoken language?
@Anon or continue to anticipate, give him the words, and then have him repeat. He may be at a loss at to what you want.
Mar
21
answered Baby gift suggestion for third boy?
Mar
21
answered How can I tell if my suggestions have become a form of bullying
Mar
21
answered How do I encourage my toddler to work on his spoken language?
Mar
20
comment Getting a 2-year-old back to sleep in the middle of the night
I see your point and have read about it many times, sorry if I insulted you, I just wanted to make a point. I respect your opinion and I am glad we can agree to respectfully disagree.
Mar
20
comment Getting a 2-year-old back to sleep in the middle of the night
Strongly disagree with continually returning, he will learn he can have you at night.
Mar
20
answered Getting a 2-year-old back to sleep in the middle of the night
Mar
20
answered Golden rule 'do's' and 'don'ts'' when holding a child's party - your experiences are asked!
Mar
19
answered Attention-promoting activities for a toddler
Mar
16
answered How do you prepare for the “terrible twos”?
Mar
13
answered Is there any harm to letting an infant's hair grow long?
Mar
9
comment evaluating social/emotional development
What do you mean what is the point @tomjedrz ? Social/emotional is just as important as academic development and some would say more important. Ensuring that my kids are on track is extremely important to ensuring a happy well adjusted child.
Mar
9
answered How to help a child not to worry about sleeping
Mar
6
comment What TV shows are wholesome for primary-schoolers?
use NetFlix, you have a whole range of old and new shows and complete control of times you want/need your kids to watch TV!
Mar
6
revised How and when might I start teaching the language of music?
Clarifying the title without jargon.
Mar
6
asked evaluating social/emotional development
Mar
6
comment How and when might I start teaching the language of music?
first second third is a very large concept for a young one, much harder than counting. It isn't usually even introduced in schools until Kindergarten or first grade!
Mar
5
answered Language Developmental Milestones of Children at higher stages?