Preschool: Social and Emotional Articles
Want to help your preschooler build strong self-esteem early? Here's how to help.
If you want your preschooler to develop courage, help her learn to face the things she fears most. Here's how.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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."
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.
By the time your child is around age three, you need to begin paving the way for personal safety skills. It begins now, but it's an empowering journey that will continue until your child leaves home.
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!
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- Student-Centered Philosophies of Education
- 10 Benefits of a Montessori Preschool
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- Culture and Language
- Do Grades Do Any Good?
- Reggio Emilia Philosophy
- Appropriate Preschool Goals
- Play in Preschool: Why it Matters