Grab Your Survival Kit for High School!

  • A "To Do" List by grade
  • 12 month calendar for important dates
  • Activity/Volunteer Tracker
  • College Visit Checklist
  • Scholarship Tracker
  • Career Worksheet
  • Other grade specific worksheets

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49 Holiday Movies for Teens|www.parentingteens.com
Just for Moms

49 Movies to Watch with Your Teens for Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas

What’s your favorite holiday activity? Our family loves to watch movies together!  We will watch and discuss, and watch another!  Finding holiday movies for teens can be challenging since the age range is pretty big.  So, we put together this list to help you find a few.  Some of these are old favorites, some are fairly new to the scene, and a couple were recommendations from friends that we cannot wait to try…  *This post may contain affiliate links.  This means, at no additional cost to you, we will earn a small commission if you click the link and make a

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Smart Parents In the Know: September "Wins"|www.parentinghighschoolers.com
Just for Moms

Smart Parents In the Know: September “Wins”

Smart Parents in September   What we’re learning and loving in this month of September! “Smart Parents”  in September is a new series that we are going to do for you, our lovely readers.  We will talk about a few things that we are learning in our lives, and also a few things that we are loving. We will do this at the end of each month.  Let us know what you think!  *This post may contain affiliate links.  This means, at no additional cost to you, we will earn a small commission if you click the link and make a

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How Your Parental Rights Change When Your Teen Turns 18|www.parentinghighschoolers.com
College Prep

Your Parental Rights Change When Your Teen Turns 18

Your Teen is 18!! Do you have a college freshman?  Get ready for things to change in more ways than one.  Your parental rights are about gone! Did you know that you have no rights to their school information like grades, financial aid etc? Did you know that once your kiddo turns 18, you will not be able to even make them a doctor’s appointment or call with an insurance question about your own child?!!!!!  Whaaaaaaat? In addition to all of the dorm room supplies, school supplies and other miscellaneous stuff,  you need to be aware of some really important

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What are the 10 most useful items your student will need for college?|parentinghighschoolers.com
College Prep

What Will Your College Freshman Really Need in the Dorm?

Best 10 Items Needed for a Dorm Room Hey, it’s approaching soon…  That bittersweet day when your baby-not-baby heads off to college.  How can this be?  Just yesterday he was crawling around in his diaper!  Just yesterday she was playing with her baby doll and twirling around the house in her little tutu!  You blinked, and now they are practically grown!  Seriously, we have to think about moving them out of our houses and into a dorm room.  It’s not so bad if you are organized to begin with.  We are here to help! Now that your teen is on

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High School Survival Kit for Parents!|parentinghighschoolers.com
High School

High School Survival Kit for Parents

Do you have a high schooler?  Or a middle schooler and you are wondering what to expect the next few years?  We are here to help.  Our parent toolkit is a labor of love.  It’s all the things that we wished we would have had when our older kids went through high school.  Read on to find out more about what to expect, and we hope that we can help you! High school with your child is like riding a roller coaster. Some days you feel like all is well.  Then, one day your kid comes home and is freaking out

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8 Books and More That the Yayas Recommend This Summer|parentinghighschoolers.com
Just for Moms

8 Books and More That the Yayas Recommend This Summer

I love to read and am often asked by friends, “What are you reading these days?” So, I put together a quick blog post on what I consider to be some great books for summer reading.  With no further ado–the YAYA’s list of best summer reads!!  *This post may contain affiliate links.  This means, at no additional cost to you, we will earn a small commission if you click the link and make a purchase. (Also, check out our post with book recommendations for parenting teens.) 8 Books For Summer (Or Anytime!) 1.   I LOVED this book.  It’s about 3 young

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