Have I taught them all they need to know?
Things parents will want their children to learn and know before graduating from High School!
Last night my son, a senior in high school, came into my room and asked me if he had addressed an envelope correctly. Although he had, it shocked me how unsure of himself he was with a simple task of addressing an envelope. Then it occurred to me, our kids don’t address envelopes very often. It got me thinking of other simple tasks and life skills my son may or may not be comfortable with. I started making a list of all the things I would want him to know before he heads off to college in the fall. Here they are…
5 things to teach them when they learn to drive
(OMG is there anytime more stressful for a parent?)
- How to pump gas
- How to check the oil
- How to change a tire
- How to check & fill the windshield washer fluid
- How to go through a car wash