April Family Newsletter
Social & Emotional Learning Competency
- Emotional awareness
- Accurate self perception & recognizing strengths
- Awareness of external supports
- Personal responsibility
Nurturing and fostering a healthy and safe place for your child to develop into the great person you want them to be,
Are you or someone you know in need of assistance?
- Housing & Shelter
- Food Assistance
- Counseling Resources
- Alcohol Resources
- Grief Support
If so, please click here for more information.
Family and Community Engagement
Parent University is continuing through the Spring.
We're bringing you the information you need to better connect, engage, and succeed. Visit www.duncanvilleisd.org/FACE to access the events calendar and join.
Recordings of past sessions are available on our YouTube channel.
Relaxing Musical Moment
Words of Wisdom
The one thing that you have that nobody else has is you. Your voice, your mind, your story, your vision.
Books for the Family
Parenting the Strong-Willed Child by Rex Forehand
Stand in My Shoes: Kids Learning about Empathy by Bob Sornson
Smile & Succeed for Teens: A Crash Course in Face-to-Face Communication by Kirt Manecke
Fitness 4Mind4Body: Diet and Nutrition
The quality of the food you eat can impact your overall physical and mental health. Eating nutritious foods can go a long way toward achieving a healthy lifestyle, so make every bite count. Read more >
Is Drinking Water Good For Your Mental Health?
On a very basic level, dehydration makes you feel awful. Even just the early signs of dehydration can affect your concentration and mood, leaving you feeling tired and drained. Headaches are another symptom of dehydration adding to a catalog of symptoms that will leave you feeling down. Read more >