CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Don’t be offended if Mrs. Jodi McKay’s third grade class doesn’t get up. They’re getting their yoga on.
For five weeks, these third graders have been exploring the ancient practice, and believe it or not, they’re getting pretty good at it.
“We had about a week of sillies, where they laughed at all of it, the poses were goofy, the activities were silly,” said Mrs. McKay.
Since then, these 9- and 10-year-olds have learned to look inward. Something their age group isn’t exactly known for.
The teachers turned to yoga after class discipline became a problem. It hasn’t totally wiped that out, but at least everyone feels a little better about it. Read more.
It is important to note that temporary relief is Satan’s speciality, if it will satisfy long term disappointment and a permanent hell. In this hour it is important to train your children in the admonition of the Lord and give them to God early. Homeschool if you are able, otherwise spend large amounts of time praying and training them in righteousness.