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Social & Emotional Skills for Ages 8-10

Social & Emotional Skills for Ages 8-10

 
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...
By valuing your conversations with your child, you encourage his independence and trust.
Finding stillness in a busy world can help your tween manage stress.
As schoolwork gets more challenging, kids can feel overwhelmed. Here's how to help your child tackle tough assignments with confidence.
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.
Get tips for how to turn your kids turn into financially secure adults.
Tweens often enjoy their growing independence in the safe company of grandparents.
The intensity of boys' role-playing games are a natural stage in their development.
Teach your child to cope in the face of frustration.
Want to build a kid who has the strength, character, and drive to succeed in school—and in life? Let him fail.

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