If religion is something that you have instilled in your kids and you want them to continue to develop their religious views during their teen years, then you may want to consider putting them into a faith-based high school. Depending on the religious schools that you are looking into, they may require a rigorous application and admissions process. Although there is no way to guarantee your child's acceptance into the program of your choice, there are a few things you can do to increase their candidacy, but how?
Over the last 15 years, my favorite part about being an elementary teacher was seeing children light up when reading a favorite book. I always enjoy teaching children to read, comprehend, and fall in love with classic or modern stories. Because I feel that reading is so important, I always put a big emphasis on the annual book fair at our school. It's basically a holiday in my classroom, and we celebrate it with excitement and anticipation! I have taught my students how to treat books nicely and read the first couple of pages to see if they like the book. I started this website to share education ideas for elementary students, including my book fair celebration tips. Read my website to learn more about the wonderful world of teaching.