Preschool: Social and Emotional Articles
If you want your preschooler to develop courage, help her learn to face the things she fears most. Here's how.
What can parents do at home to help foster their child's emotional development? Helping your preschooler identify her feelings and giving her strategies for dealing with them in constructive ways are all part of growing up.
What do 10 pins and a big heavy ball have to do with kindergarten? Quite a lot, actually. Believe it or not, bowling is a sport that touches on many aspects of kindergarten preparedness. Plus, it's fun!
Preschool children may be more prone to experiencing nightmares than are older or younger children. Here are expert ideas for helping preschool children who have had a nightmare.
Let's face it: preschoolers are a handful. They have difficulty sharing, they often refuse to eat or sleep, and have a particular liking for the word "no" In these situations, children can show surprising outbursts of anger, leaving parents shocked and confused. How should you deal with these ...
Your first four years together have been heaven-sent. From his first step to his first complete sentence, you've been on-hand championing your son's growth and development. Now it's time to pass the torch to his preschool teacher.
How much stress could a 4-year-old possibly be under, you ask? Well, she may not be worrying about the mortgage, the mother-in-law visit, or how she's going to get that presentation done before 7 a.m. but she may still be dealing with pressure.
No doubt there's a lot that goes into preparing your preschooler for that inevitable foray into formal education: the alphabet, counting, raising their hand... Don't forget to throw manners into the mix.
Want to help your preschooler build strong self-esteem early? Here's how to help.
- Student-Centered Philosophies of Education
- Principles of the Montessori Method
- What Makes a School Effective?
- Reggio Emilia Philosophy
- What is Reggio Emilia?
- Special Situations in Homeschooling Your Child
- 10 Benefits of a Montessori Preschool
- Culture and Language
- Top 10 Signs of a Good Kindergarten Classroom
- Play in Preschool: Why it Matters