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Pre-Schooler At the Store

When shopping, call out something you’re looking for on a shelf and have your child help you find it. Give them a clue: “It’s in a red box.” Can you do five in a row before you reach the end of the aisle?

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Helping your child pay attention and follow your clues improves their focus and self-control.

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