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Parent Resources

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Parent Education Opportunities

Parent Education Series @ ECLC

IUSD Irvine Family Resource Center

http://iusd.org/gui dance_resources/parent-resources.htm

Irvine Family Resource Center ~ Providing short-term, solution-focused student and family counseling & Parent Education Classes.

Mindful Me

The preschool years can be an exciting and overwhelming time. This class focuses on identifying feelings and calming strong emotions through reading, movement and play.

Toilet Training Tips
Basic Training

Readiness (video)

Preparation and the Reward System (video)

Implementation (video)

Nutrition Articles

Nutrition - (power point presentation)

10 Tips for Eating Better on a Budget

Benefits of Family Meals - Dairy Council

Better Breakfasts

Division of Responsibility

Eat Right - 25 Healthy Snacks for Kids

End Mealtime Battles with Five Words

Family Meals - II

Farmers' Markets

Grocery Store List

Healthy Breakfast Ideas

Healthy Eating for Your Preschooler

Healthy Lunch Ideas

Healthy Snack Ideas

Helpful Websites for Fast, Healthy Dinners

Kids Around the World Recipes

Pennywhistle Recipes

Phrases that Help and Hinder

Practical Tips for Controlling Weight

Quality of Juice Graphic - LA Times

Quick Facts for Parents

Random Bits from the Family Dinner

Real Simple - One Pot Meals

Recipe Compilation Including The Family Dinner

Recipes from Dinner - A Love Story

Recipes from The Sneaky Chef

Snack List for Preschoolers

Steps to Successful Family Dinners

Tips from The Eating Right Website

Staying Healthy Handouts

Staying Healthy - (power point presentation)

Interesting Facts about the Common Cold

How Colds are Spread

Treating the Common Cold

Is It a Cold or the Flu? (english version)

Sera un resfrio o sera la gripe? (en Espanol)

Typical Sleep Requirements


Supporting a Smooth Transition to TK or Kinder

ADHD Awareness/Facts

Why I Sent My ‘Typical’ Kids to A Preschool For Autistic Children

Baby Talk: Resources to Support the People Who Work With Infants and Toddlers

5 Myths About Young Children and Screen Media (part 1) (part 2)

Sun Smart

ABC's of Water Safety

Water Safety Rules

ECLC Child Development Newsletters and Power Point notes

Fine Motor Ideas: Movement and Touch (click here)

School Readiness: Success Begins at Home

Interactive Websites for Young Children

PBS Kids



Parent Websites

Autism Spectrum Disorder Package for Early Childhood Providers

Center for Social Emotional Foundations of Early Learning (CSEFEL)

Children and Families Commission of Orange County

City of Irvine Community Resources

Discovery Science Center

First Five Commission

Free/Low-cost Fun Activities

Hand washing

OC Performing Arts Center

Parents Helping Parents (PHP) Library

Pretend City

Regional Center of Orange County (RCOC)


United Cerebral Palsy (UCP)

IUSD Kindergarten Registration Information

Kindergarten Registration Information

Kindergarten Readiness

http://www.kindergartenreadiness.net/Preschool California