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Social & Emotional Skills for Ages 6-7

Social & Emotional Skills for Ages 6-7

 
Welcome people and cultures from around the globe into your child’s life — starting at home.
Encouraging increased independence supports both social and intellectual development.
Consider the differences between your family rules and those of others.
For some children, the presence of an adult other than you sets their hearts racing and palms sweating. Here’s how to help your shy kid...
Look for the reasons behind your child's timidity so you can respond to it.
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.
Have a calm, honest, age-appropriate conversation with your child about meeting strangers and avoiding potential dangers. Here's how.
The intensity of boys' role-playing games are a natural stage in their development.
Want to build a kid who has the strength, character, and drive to succeed in school—and in life? Let him fail.
Help your child develop the skills for coping with life's difficult times.
Encourage cooperation and sharing with these activities that tap into teachers' tried-and-true strategies.
Kids this age like to prove how grown-up they are by making their own decisions.

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