Boy School Issues
Boys, Raising a Boy and School Issues
Boys and School Issues: Many issues at school revolve around a boys inability to read. Yet all boys want to succeed in school and get along with school classmates.
Family Site Since 1997
Boys: Raising Confident Boys
Boys: Issues at School Parenting Boys to Manhood
Boys:Many boy issues at school are rooted in his inability to read. Kids who are not reading by the third grad will probably struggle with reading for the rest of their life.
All boys want to succeed in school and get along with their classmates.
If they are having problems in school or falling behind in their school work, they often act up or feign indifference to cover their failure.
When teachers, parents, classmates, and/or friends have negative expectations of a boy, he may soon see himself in a negative light.
Many boy issues at school are rooted in his inability toread.
In See Johnny Read, authorTracy Woods devotes a large portion of the book to boy issues. Additional points brought out by the author include:
- One in three children is a year or more behind in class.
- Kids who are not reading by the third grade will probably struggle with reading for the rest of their life.
- Boys score lower on reading tests than girls and are identified as having reading problems much more often than girls.
- Boys also score lower on national literacy tests than girls.
- Struggling boys act up in class.
- Boys are more likely than girls to misbehave in school. This likelihood increases when they have reading difficulties.
- Boys receive disciplinary action in school far more often than girls.
- Boys are usually more physical and more competitive than girls.
- Half the young adults involved with crimes and drugs (mostly boys) can not read well.
Raising confident boys and parenting boys to manhood.
VeggieTales Don’t Sink in the Sink! Board Game Review Game | Buy Game
Cranium Board Game Review game | Buy game | Buy Booster Box 2 Note: Booster Box 2 is essentially Cranium Primo giving you two games instead of one. Review
ThinkFun Oodles of Doodles Board Game Review Game | Buy Game
In dealing with issues at school, effective parents look for solutions and avoid blaming the child. They encourage the teacher and work with the teacher to do the same thing.
Planning a reward system for your child is a positive approach to solving school issues. Rewarding positive behavior and focusing on the positive aspects of boy’s behavior increases the likelihood that the child’s good behaviors will be repeated.
Punishments, threats, and bribes damage the reward systems you set up for your boy. Plan to use punishments sparingly and with restraint.
Additional information about parenting boys and raising confident boys.
Large Play Mats work off energy and roll-up for storage between use. Review mat | Buy mat
Go Away Monster! Board Game Review game | Buy game
Don’t Make Me Laugh, Jr Board Game Review Game | Buy Game
Zingo Board Game Review Game | Buy Game
Tin box Version Cranium’s Cadoo, Family Game Review game | Buy game
Review Ready Bed with easily inflatable mattresses for sleepovers, naptime, or popular gifts. All the beloved boy characters.
CyberParent Recommends for Boys
ThinkFun Rush Hour Board Game-Puzzle Review Game | Buy Game | Buy Extra Cards Discipline Magic Review Book Buy Book | Buy Spanish Edition| Buy Video VeggieTales Don’t Sink in the Sink! Board Game Review Game | Buy Game
Note: The opinions expressedherein are exclusively those of the writers and do not necessarily reflect theposition of CyberParent. They are not intended to take the place of advice of ahealth, legal, or other professional whose expertise you might need to seek.