Here is an interesting article from Dr. Robyn Silverman, developer of the POWerful Words program that SIDEKICKS uses.

Because it’s Self Reliance month for Powerful Words, it’s important that we provide children with opportunities to show self reliance at school, at home, and out in the community. Perhaps your children have been relying on you (or their teachers?) to do some things that they can do on their own. What are these things?
Are they able to:

Pack their own bags for class?
Remember all their equipment?
Do their own chores?
Do their own Powerful Words projects?

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