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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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 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.
With a little preparation and a few fool-proof activities, errands can quickly become fun learning experiences. Here's how.
- Student-Centered Philosophies of Education
- Principles of the Montessori Method
- What is Reggio Emilia?
- What Makes a School Effective?
- Reggio Emilia Philosophy
- 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