Study Space 1: Neslihan Pekcan/Pebbledesign, original photo on Houzz

Instead of an everyday table and chairs, look for a unique design that will excite your kids. Bring them along on the shopping adventure so they can pick out exactly what they love. If they pick it out, they’ll feel like they have autonomy; if it’s supercool, they’ll want to spend as much time around it as possible.