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Social & Emotional Skills for Ages 11-13

Social & Emotional Skills for Ages 11-13

 
Help your middle schooler manage the roller-coaster years with let-it-out activities.
Know the facts about bullying — even if you don’t think it affects your child.
As your child tries new activities, help him learn to assess risk responsibly.
Ways you can help when your child has difficulty relating to peers.
Sharing your childhood stories has healthy benefits for kids' confidence and self-esteem. Here's why.
Experts say that kids today are more anxious than ever. Find out why and what to do if you see signs of anxiety in your child.
Recognize the right time to take a step back, breathe and allow your preteen to make her own decisions.
Tweens often enjoy their growing independence in the safe company of grandparents.
Have a calm, honest, age-appropriate conversation with your child about meeting strangers and avoiding potential dangers. Here's how.
Want to build a kid who has the strength, character, and drive to succeed in school—and in life? Let him fail.
Finding stillness in a busy world can help your tween manage stress.
Pre-teens need your guidance to understand the importance of treating everyone fairly.
Here are some tried-and-true ideas, directly from parents, that can help defuse fights over clothes.
When tweens start becoming interested in romantic relationships, set guidelines for acceptable behavior.

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