Preschool: Social and Emotional Articles
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.
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!
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.
Want to help your preschooler build strong self-esteem early? Here's how to help.
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.
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
- What Makes a School Effective?
- Culture and Language
- Student-Centered Philosophies of Education
- Teacher Quality and Student Achievement
- Reggio Emilia Philosophy
- Do Grades Do Any Good?
- Child-Centered Education
- What is Reggio Emilia?
- Play in Preschool: Why it Matters