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Understanding Motor Planning

Posted by Lisa Josephsen

Basic tasks, such as brushing teeth, tying shoes, buttoning a shirt all seem like simple movements. But, for a child, learning these new tasks often takes a few tries, as well as a series of requirements in the mind and body that add up to what is referred to as motor planning. Through successful motor […]

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Recess: Alarm of Joy or Dread? How Elite Method Helps Children Struggling with Recess Time

Posted by Lisa Josephsen

As a child, many of us remember watching the classroom clock waiting for the minute hand to tick to recess time. But, for many kids, the recess bell is an alarm of dread. Rather than running out to play, they worry about what to play, how to play, or who to ask to play. A […]

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Top 12 Changes You’ll See After Our 12 Weeks to Confidence Program

Posted by Lisa Josephsen

Elite Method’s 12 Weeks to More Confidence Program teaches kids sports fundamentals while simultaneously developing their social and emotional skills. Our coach comes to your home twice per week to work one-on-one with your child. Over time, they develop a meaningful relationship that results in a multitude of beneficial improvements. More Confidence: As the name […]

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Physical Competence & Self-Esteem

Posted by Lisa Josephsen

There are many ways for a child to feel good about themselves. Feeling that their parents and siblings love and accept them, doing well in school, having strong friendships – all of these factors help promote a child’s self-esteem.

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Kids Playground Workouts

Top Ways to Get a Full Body Workout on the Playground

Posted by Lisa Josephsen

As our children head back to school, they say good-bye to diving boards, jumping waves in the ocean, and running around with bare feet. The summer activities that provide physical outlets come to an end as the hours of sunlight get shorter and shorter. After sitting and paying attention in school all day, it’s important […]

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Backpack Awareness

Posted by Lisa Josephsen

September is here again! An exciting month filled with hopeful anticipation of the upcoming school year. September is also an appropriate time to educate parents, teachers and administrators on the important topic of backpack awareness.

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Welcome to Elite Method

Posted by Lisa Josephsen

It really does take a village. We, at the Elite Method, truly believe in empowering parents and caregivers, the greatest experts on their children, with simple-yet-powerful tools to hone in on specific developmental skills. Our easy-to-navigate blog offers strategies from a variety of experts, ranging from physical therapists, to nutritionists, psychologists, and occupational therapists, and […]

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