4565 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard | Norcross, GA 30092 | Phone: (770)-573-1700 | Fax: (770)-242-0149

Blog: Parenting Tips

benefits of make believe

Top 4 Benefits of Make Believe for Children

Posted on July 9, 2020 · Posted in Legacy Academy

A box is a rocket ship. A swing set is a castle. Most children take to imaginative play quickly and easily. You may think that they’re just playing games, and.. read more

adult interaction

How to Get More Adult Interaction as a Parent

Posted on September 27, 2019 · Posted in Legacy Academy

You already know that your child needs to spend time with their peers. Well, so do you. Of course, you adore your child and would do anything for them. However,.. read more

Great Books for Highly Sensitive Children

Posted on August 23, 2019 · Posted in Legacy Academy

Do you have a highly sensitive child? Maybe they experience emotions a little more deeply than most people do. Additionally, maybe they experience the world as “too loud,” “too bright,”.. read more

Why Your Young Child Should Learn a Second Language

Posted on July 30, 2019 · Posted in Legacy Academy

Most people understand that learning a second language is a great thing, especially for developing brains. Still, have you ever really dug into the whys and hows of learning a.. read more

How to Foster Empathy in Your Preschooler

Posted on June 28, 2019 · Posted in Legacy Academy

Empathy, the ability to consider the thoughts and feelings of others, is a life skill that will benefit your child well into adulthood. With the right empathy skills, a child.. read more

The Development of Handwriting in Preschool

Posted on May 29, 2019 · Posted in Legacy Academy

“Look, Mommy, I wrote my name!” When your child is in preschool, this exclamation could mean anything from scribbles to shaky letters to the beginnings of a real signature. Preschool.. read more

Outdoor Games for Preschoolers

Posted on April 30, 2019 · Posted in Legacy Academy, Parenting Tips

With sunny days stretching out ahead, many families plan to spend time outdoors together. While walks and time at the playground are favorite pastimes, perhaps you are looking for new.. read more

baby’s first birthday

Special Ways to Celebrate Your Baby’s First Birthday

Posted on March 29, 2019 · Posted in Legacy Academy, Parenting Tips

Your baby’s first year of life often simultaneously feels like the longest and shortest year of your life. You’ve seen them grow and change so much over the last year,.. read more

By being patient, spending time side-by-side with children, asking good questions and listening to the answers, children will quickly begin voluntarily talking about school.

Talking with Your Child About the School Day

Posted on February 22, 2019 · Posted in Legacy Academy, Parenting Tips

Parents often lament their children’s lack of communication after a day at school. This is true for children of all ages, but the after-school period can be especially challenging for.. read more

Family-friendly podcasts

Five Family-Friendly Podcasts You Should Listen To

Posted on January 24, 2019 · Posted in Legacy Academy, Parenting Tips

Thanks to technology, the options for free or inexpensive family entertainment are growing rapidly. While you probably take advantage of streaming services as well as free online videos, sometimes you.. read more