Practice persistence. Ask your child, “Think of a task you started and did not finish. What happened to stop your progress?”
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Strengthen your family relationships. Ask your child what he or she is discovering and learning. Find out about the friends they’re meeting at school.
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Establish a family growth mindset. Parenting is a craft that takes practice, patience, and honing. So if you have a bad day where you missed the mark, note the misstep and try again tomorrow. Asking for a do-over is always appropriate—whether you’re a grown-up or a kid.