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Social & Emotional Skills for Ages 11-13

Social & Emotional Skills for Ages 11-13

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

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