School-Age Kids

Moms with children in kindergarten or older. Come share stories, questions and advice! We're here to listen and help.

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Narcissistic daughter

I'm a 58 yr old mom who has devoted her life to raising a happy, healthy & well -rounded young woman.. Of course my husband & I over indulged & spoiled her since she...

Started by Mary 3 days ago in School-Age Kids

Last update 1 day ago by Lilian

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Skipped School

My 12 year old son skipped School. He got on the bus when. He arrived to school he got off n started walking home with couple of his friends. Around noon the school district...

Started by Maria on 04/29/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update 6 days ago by Donna

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Why

No matter what I ask or tell my 10yr old to do , the response I get is "Why". Am I alone in this?

Started by Maggie on 04/23/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/11/2017 by Sarah

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10 y/o son sexting

Long story short...he's grounded from his phone. He had it for emergencies. Anyone else dealt with this? Also, what age should you have "the talk?"

Started by Ashley on 03/05/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/07/2017 by Karen

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8 year twin daughter

I am an older mother (42) of 8 year old twin daughters and really want to find a way to stay home and work. I have worked full time since they were 3 months and really want to...

Started by Barbara on 05/02/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/07/2017 by Ann

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Are we pushing our 8 year old too much?

My 8 yr old son goes Monday to Friday from 8:30 to 3:20 to school and then does extracurricular activities (sports or arts) 4 times a week (on Mondays he gets home until...

Started by Mariana on 05/04/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/04/2017 by Jacqueline

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Reading

How tohelp my 7year old to read

Started by Tarsha Latoya on 04/30/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/30/2017 by Tarsha Latoya

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Reading

How tohelp my 7year old to read

Started by Tarsha Latoya on 04/30/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/30/2017 by Tarsha Latoya

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Reading

How tohelp my 7year old to read

Started by Tarsha Latoya on 04/30/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/30/2017 by Tarsha Latoya

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Hi

I missed my period. All of March and I didn't see it in April. The pregnancy test came back negative. I have pointed nipple and a big stomach I'm nauseated the whole nine...

Started by Tiny on 04/26/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/27/2017 by Sarah

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Hi

I missed my period. All of March and I didn't see it in April. The pregnancy test came back negative. I have pointed nipple and a big stomach I'm nauseated the whole nine...

Started by Tiny on 04/26/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/26/2017 by Tiny

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Body odor in 6 year old

Hello! My 6 year old daughter has started having body odor in her armpits: it's every night before bath. I am extremely concerned! This just began when she started 1st grade...

Started by Alex on 10/27/2016 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/25/2017 by Brandee

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pampers for a 6 year old

I have a strong willed and lazy son who would rather wet himself then use the potty has anyone ever used pampers size 6.

Started by Jan on 02/01/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/25/2017 by Brandee

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teacher wouldnt let daughter go to the toilet

At school today, my daughter said she came in from lunchtime and after 15 minutes needed the toilet. She asked the teacher who said no and that she should have gone at lunch....

Started by Jemma on 04/21/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/25/2017 by Brandee

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Narcissistic daughter

I'm a 58 yr old mom who has devoted her life to raising a happy, healthy & well -rounded young woman.. Of course my husband & I over indulged & spoiled her since she...

Started by Mary 3 days ago in School-Age Kids

Last update 1 day ago by Lilian

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Reading

How tohelp my 7year old to read

Started by Tarsha Latoya on 04/30/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/30/2017 by Tarsha Latoya

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Reading

How tohelp my 7year old to read

Started by Tarsha Latoya on 04/30/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/30/2017 by Tarsha Latoya

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Hi

I missed my period. All of March and I didn't see it in April. The pregnancy test came back negative. I have pointed nipple and a big stomach I'm nauseated the whole nine...

Started by Tiny on 04/26/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/27/2017 by Sarah

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Narcissistic daughter

I'm a 58 yr old mom who has devoted her life to raising a happy, healthy & well -rounded young woman.. Of course my husband & I over indulged & spoiled her since she...

Started by Mary 3 days ago in School-Age Kids

Last update 1 day ago by Lilian

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8 year twin daughter

I am an older mother (42) of 8 year old twin daughters and really want to find a way to stay home and work. I have worked full time since they were 3 months and really want to...

Started by Barbara on 05/02/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/07/2017 by Ann

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Skipped School

My 12 year old son skipped School. He got on the bus when. He arrived to school he got off n started walking home with couple of his friends. Around noon the school district...

Started by Maria on 04/29/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update 6 days ago by Donna

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Are we pushing our 8 year old too much?

My 8 yr old son goes Monday to Friday from 8:30 to 3:20 to school and then does extracurricular activities (sports or arts) 4 times a week (on Mondays he gets home until...

Started by Mariana on 05/04/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/04/2017 by Jacqueline

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Summer Homework even when your not in school

When summer rolls around, most kids are thinking of sleeping in and playing in the pool. Parents are occupied attempting to keep their kids busy and teachers are concerned that...

Started by Jeanie on 07/10/2016 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 10/22/2016 by Andrea

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10 y/o son sexting

Long story short...he's grounded from his phone. He had it for emergencies. Anyone else dealt with this? Also, what age should you have "the talk?"

Started by Ashley on 03/05/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/07/2017 by Karen

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Body odor in 6 year old

Hello! My 6 year old daughter has started having body odor in her armpits: it's every night before bath. I am extremely concerned! This just began when she started 1st grade...

Started by Alex on 10/27/2016 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/25/2017 by Brandee

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9 year old boy with a bad attitude

Hello everyone my son is 9 10 July he's gt a answer for everything refuses to do ask day ill ground him from playing out & on game consoles everything but nothing works any...

Started by Lindsey on 06/16/2016 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 06/26/2016 by Holly

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Why

No matter what I ask or tell my 10yr old to do , the response I get is "Why". Am I alone in this?

Started by Maggie on 04/23/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 05/11/2017 by Sarah

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Need help with my 6 year old son

I am a mother of three beautiful children! Each is uniquely different and have special qualities. They are ages 7,6 and 5. My eldest is such a joy, very responsible and...

Started by Christina on 11/08/2016 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 02/09/2017 by Christina

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7year old thinks its ok to not listen

Ok so I have a 7 year old boy that just does not want to listen to me. When ever he does something wrong and I punish him by taking games/tv away, going to the corner or even...

Started by Sheena on 06/01/2016 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 01/27/2017 by Amy

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Child and masturbatiom

I caught 7 yr old daughter masturbating! I have to admit I was in shock. I know exploring your body is natural But I noticed she was inserting a small travel shampoo bottle to...

Started by Christina on 02/09/2017 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 03/04/2017 by J.R.

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Bedwetting

My daughter still wet the bed almost every night. She is 8 years old. What shall I do?

Started by Emma on 07/06/2016 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 07/07/2016 by Emma

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My 6 year old wont sleep through the night

my 6 year old daughterwont sleep through the night. She slept through the night as a baby, but the minute we took away her crib and gave her a big girl bed she rufuses to sleep...

Started by Jamie on 07/27/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 10/10/2013 by Valerie

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Bedtime for a 9 year old

I would like to know the average bed time moms are putting their 9 year olds to bed. I have a 5 and 9 year old who share a room so I put them both to bed around 8:30. I would...

Started by Ashley on 04/26/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 03/29/2015 by Emmafurman

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Is 38 too old to have a baby?

Thinking of trying for baby No 3, I worry about when I am 60 they will be only 20. Is it too old am I fooling myslef?

Started by Katrina on 07/15/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 08/22/2014 by Olga

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Permanent tooth growing in behind baby tooth

I just noticed my 5-year old daughter has a permanent tooth growing in behind one of her lower front baby teeth. Has anyone else had this happen? And if so, did the tooth need...

Started by Nancy on 03/08/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 08/05/2015 by Katricia

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6 year old birthday party ideas

My son is turning 6 in May and I like to have the party planned by March..I have already did a skating party (he hated it), it's too cold for a pool party, so I really have not...

Started by Robin on 01/24/2010 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 01/15/2016 by Gordon_chevelle

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9 year old girl birthday party ideas

My daughter turns 9 soon and we're having 5-6 friends over. We don't really have a theme, and that's ok. But I need an idea for something to do such as a craft or party favor....

Started by Jennifer on 02/05/2009 in School-Age Kids

Last update on 04/16/2015 by Claire Emily