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Stages & Milestones for Ages 8-10

Stages & Milestones for Ages 8-10

 
We asked Adele Brodkin, Ph.D., a psychologist and child development expert, for her opinion on the Harry Potter series.
From roadside accidents to school shootings, scary events happen every day. Learn how to discuss them so kids understand — and feel safe,...
If your child is aggressive, keep discipline fresh by tweaking old tactics to fit new circumstances.
Nurture your child's identity and self-esteem.
Gauge your child's growing self-reliance.
For young children, crushes are more complex than they seem.
This age group is ready to make sense of family news, good or bad.
How to help them earn more privileges through responsibility.
Help your child's friendships flourish — even in the face of difficulty.
Crushes and bullying are not uncommon during this age. Learn what else to expect.
Around the time of her 7th birthday, your child's conscience emerges to help guide her actions.
Aggressiveness, not listening, talking back: your fix for every age and stage.
Whining may not change much as your child grows, but your response to it should. For best results, tweak old discipline tactics to fit new...
Stop sass and keep discipline fresh by tweaking old tactics to fit new circumstances.

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