Preschool: Social and Emotional Articles
Whether the upcoming school year means back to babysitter or back to school for your children, these books are sure to help ease them into independence.
Parents may try many strategies for taming their child's fears. What's the best way to erase childhood fears and help your child get back on track?
Want to help your preschooler build strong self-esteem early? Here's how to help.
For parents of a shy child, it can be daunting to navigate how to help a child deal with social situations such as playgroups, school, or even being in an unfamiliar environment. But according to Karen Stein, an Early Childhood/Parent Educator in Palo Alto, CA, shyness doesn't have to be a problem.
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.
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.
A trip to a friend's house may seem ho-hum compared to a ballet class, but it's just as important. Here's why we can't lose the "playdate."
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.
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- 10 Benefits of a Montessori Preschool
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- How Children Learn a Second Language
- Culture and Language
- Tracking in Schools
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- Waldorf Education: Head, Hands, and Heart