Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 28, August 2019: Once again, it's back to school time and parents and children can struggle to get back in the swing after a long holiday! Drop-offs, stationary, pick-ups, after school activities and the list goes on. However, we live in a technologically advanced country with great options to make our lives easier. Here are some hacks that can make the back to school transition seamless for the kids and stress free for parents!
1. Set a to-do-list system
Getting forgetful is only normal with a dozen of things to every day. Whether for you or for your kids, do not underestimate the power of a notebook has on helping you get things done. Not to mention the great pleasure of scratching items off!
2. Get your car ready for school drops with smart apps
Every morning could be a battle between parents and time; having to get ready, drop off kids to school and still having to make it to work on time! Not to mention unexpected surprises such as running out of gas, especially after a long holiday! This is where the CAFU fuel delivery steps in to make your life easier. The 24/7 service grants you the privilege of avoiding queues; reaching your destination on time! You can also plan to fill multiple cars so you don't have to worry. If you don't like on-demand, simply choose to pre-schedule a service.
3. Early to bed, early to rise
Yes, we've all been there. The challenge of having your young ones go to bed on time the night ahead of school. A long summer vacation that got them used to staying up for longer hours makes it difficult to be sleepy at 9pm. Therefore, start waking up your kids early few days before the return back to school.
4. Rewards = Motivation!
An effective way to make your kids look forward to returning back to school is reminding them of items they wanted and suggesting getting their hands on it; how? Earning by getting good grades and doing what's expected.
5. Surprise them with new novels
How often did your children read this summer? Adding up to it being a cool gift before returning to school, reading entertaining novels could be a smart method to excite your kids on exploring their new academic books and subjects. According to a study, mental stimulation like reading can help protect memory and thinking skills.
6. Never run out of lunch ideas
Ever reached a point where you felt that you're out of ideas on what to add to your child's lunch box? An ideal solution for this is printing out a list of options and keeping it in the kitchen to mix up a new set every day.