We know that there’s a lot going on in our world right now! But from COVID-19 to talking about racial injustice, Girl Scouts is here to help. Check out our top 4 articles to help your navigate this time with your girl from our girl experts at Raising Awesome Girls.
Help Your Kids Take Action Against Racism
It may be tempting to avoid discussing the topic of race and racism with your children. However, it’s important to have these conversations regularly. This article gives great advice how to start and continue the conversation!
Talking to Your Daughter About Extreme Violence and Other Horrific Events
Talking about violence has always been important, but the technology we use today makes it so even the youngest among us are exposed to more of it then ever. Check out this article to learn more about how to have real conversations about these issues without making things even more scary.
Parents? You’re Doing Some Heroic Work Right Now
It’s easy to be hard on ourselves when things aren’t going right, but as our lives get more hectic it’s important to take a step back and look at all you’ve done. From adding the task of teacher, to explaining important issues parents everywhere are being hero’s right now.
Celebrations Are Still Important—Even in a Pandemic
With-in person events and celebrations cancelled for the foreseeable future it’s important to find new ways to celebrate important milestones. From birthdays to graduations this article has suggestions for innovative ways to celebrate in the age of social distancing.
To read these articles and more go to: https://www.girlscouts.org/en/raising-girls.html