Why Does My Child Hide in the Closet?
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Why Does My Child Hide in the Closet?

Closets serve an interesting dual role of representing a source of comfort and fear. For children, a wardrobe serves as an escape from the ravages of WWII and entry into Narnia in The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe. On the flip side, the Harry Potter series features Boggarts, shapeshifting creatures which typically inhabit closets…

Why Does My Child Only Wear One Sock?
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Why Does My Child Only Wear One Sock?

Children are a bundle of oddities. They do all manner of different things that are an absolute mystery to everyone but themselves, and there are few better examples of that than children who choose to wear only one sock. Strange? Yes. Oddly specific? Absolutely. But whether it’s a simple quirk or a sign of something…

Vooks Review – Online Book Streaming for Kids!
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Vooks Review – Online Book Streaming for Kids!

Welcome back to Best Case Parenting and to another one of our reviews. Today we are reviewing Vooks, a new streaming service for children that is booming in popularity! What is Vooks? Vooks is an online book streaming service designed for children. Most of our reading as adults is going online through ebooks and apps…

4 Weeks To Read Review [FROM AN EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHER]
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4 Weeks To Read Review [FROM AN EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHER]

Welcome back to Best Case Parenting. Today I am going to write a review for the “4 Weeks to Read” Program. Why should you care what I think? I have been an early childhood teacher for over a decade and teach young children to read on a daily basis. This gives me some insight into…

How to Teach a 3 Year Old to Read? Is it Too Early?
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How to Teach a 3 Year Old to Read? Is it Too Early?

Welcome back to Best Case Parenting and another article around the article of reading. I have already done articles that talk about the best and worst ways to teach a child reading, but I have heard a lot of people online asking this specific question “How can I teach my 3-year-old to read?”. Today, I…

Proximal vs Distal parenting: What’s the difference?
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Proximal vs Distal parenting: What’s the difference?

Welcome back to Best Case Parenting. Today we are delving back into some parenting styles that are commonly talked about. If you have heard about Proximal and Distal parenting, but don’t know what they are, read on 🙂 Research into the kinds of parenting that produce successful offspring often looks at the past to discover…

How does parenting style affect academic achievement?
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How does parenting style affect academic achievement?

Welcome back to Best Case Parenting. We have talked about a whole host of different parenting styles on this site, anything from lazy parenting to parallel parenting. Why do parents care so much about these styles? Probably because they want to find a style that will help them bring up their child in the best…