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150 Ways to Show Kids You Care- Part 1

Posted by on Aug. 13, 2012 at 11:50 AM
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1.       Notice them

2.       Smile a lot

3.       Acknowledge them

4.       Learn their names

5.       Seek them out

6.       Remember their birthdays

7.       Ask them about themselves

8.       Look in their eyes when you talk to them

9.       Listen to them

10.   Play with them

11.   Read aloud together

12.   Giggle together

13.   Be nice

14.   Say yes a lot

15.   Tell them their feelings are okay

16.   Set boundaries that keep them safe

17.   Be honest

18.   Be yourself

19.   Listen to their stories

20.   Hug them

21.   Forget your worries sometimes and concentrate only on them

22.   Notice when they are acting differently

23.   Present options when they seek your counsel

24.   Play outside together

25.   Surprise them

26.   Stay with them when they are afraid

27.   Invite them over for juice

28.   Suggest better behaviors when they act out

29.   Feed them when they are hungry

30.   Delight in their discoveries


by on Aug. 13, 2012 at 11:50 AM
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ceciliam
by on Aug. 13, 2012 at 11:53 AM

I hope you would know your kids names! lol!

mallowcup17
by Member on Aug. 13, 2012 at 11:54 AM

great list!

heather4511
by Bronze Member on Aug. 13, 2012 at 1:16 PM
Lol right. But I suppose this goes for kids in general :P

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I hope you would know your kids names! lol!

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.Angelica.
by on Aug. 13, 2012 at 1:18 PM

lol at the first reply. great tips though. it really is all about the little things to kids.

Mrs.Andrews
by on Aug. 13, 2012 at 5:40 PM

Some of these are kind of odd. Like 27

Charizma77
by Carissa on Aug. 13, 2012 at 8:24 PM
These are great!
JoJoBean8
by Bronze Member on Aug. 13, 2012 at 8:25 PM
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Charizma77
by Carissa on Aug. 13, 2012 at 8:26 PM
These are for kids in general...lol at the comments, would be odd if these were for our own kids. I volunteer at our children's ministry at church so these are good tips.
Harris06
by Megan on Aug. 13, 2012 at 8:38 PM

These are awesome!

Madelaine
by Bronze Member on Aug. 13, 2012 at 9:11 PM

Great list!!

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