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Teaching Kids Be Mindful About Their Needs

We’re heading home from the science museum. It’s been a busy morning. We observed, investigated, played, and learned for hours. It was also loud, crowded, and involved tons of walking. “When we get home, we’re going to have some quiet time,” I say, hoping this will counteract the effects of overstimulation. Rather than a cheerful “OK mom!” my solution is met with groans and resistance.