Real Parenting

8 Mandatory Lessons Young Children Need To Learn Now.

Or not.

parents can get their undies in a bunch over. While some argue a focus on academics like letters and numbers are best, the other spectrum insists that digging holes, a sense of security, and “let a kid be a kid” is the way to learn.

Parents have a way of getting their undies in a bunch over what kids should know and at what ages. For instance, some mothers feel like kids this age should know their letters and numbers. Others say kids should learn about themselves by playing in mud, splashing in puddles, and know they’re secure.