Raising a Thinking Child

Classes begin:  Tuesdays, Feb. 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, March 2nd, 9th.

Time:  7:00 – 8:15 p.m.

Classes will be held ONLINE

Using Zoom Meeting App

Cost: $25.00 – Due to COVID 19 if cost is a concern scholarships are available.

Are you:

  • a parent of a 4-7 year-old
  • an educator or childcare provider
  • For young children

Then  the Raising a Thinking Child workshop may be just right for you!

This evidence-based workshop series will help you guide your child

to solve common, everyday problems by communicating with your child.


Participants will learn:

  • To give their children skills to solve their own problems
  • Fun games to help children learn these problem solving skills and consider condequences
  • How to help kids care about and understand their own and others’ feelings

This program is facilitated by Beth Rank (Burnettt County), Missy Bablick, (Barron County), Danette Hopke (Washburn County) Human Development & Family Relationship Educators with the UW-Extension. Using a Zoom Meeting app you will be able to join me from the comforts of your home.  All you need is a smart phone, tablet, or computer.

It is a refreshingly practical curriculum that helps you help your child learn how to think, not what to think. Through 6 weekly classes, along with interactive, fun activities for you and your child to do at home, you will learn ways to help your child think in new problem-solving ways.

An EEO Affirmative Action employer, the University of Wisconsin – Extension provides equal opportunities in employment and programming including Title IX and ADA requirements.  If you require reasonable accommodations to participate in this programming, please call Missy Bablick at 715-537-6254 as soon as possible

Register Here:  https://bit.ly/Feb2021RTC.  For questions or to register via the phone call Danette at 715-635-4446.