Preschool: Social and Emotional Articles
Children's lives are full of stressful situations: moving, divorces and new schools, to name a few. But is all this clinging and crying normal?
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.
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.
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.
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.
During the preschool years, your child is coming to terms with an often difficult task: sharing. For perhaps the first time, they are playing with communal toys. Is it mine or not? It's all very confusing. You can teach them to navigate with a tool that might not have occurred to you...books.
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?
With a little preparation and a few fool-proof activities, errands can quickly become fun learning experiences. Here's how.
- Principles of the Montessori Method
- Student-Centered Philosophies of Education
- What Makes a School Effective?
- What is Reggio Emilia?
- Culture and Language
- Reggio Emilia Philosophy
- Special Situations in Homeschooling Your Child
- Appropriate Preschool Goals
- Play in Preschool: Why it Matters
- 10 Benefits of a Montessori Preschool