At age 5, your child is likely to be fun, funny, enthusiastic, imaginative, and eager to learn.
By valuing your conversations with your child, you encourage his independence and trust.
Is your child tuning you out? Avoid discipline problems by tweaking old tactics to fit new circumstances.
Whether your child is a creature of habit or lives for change, starting school is a big deal!
Can your small child handle helping out around the house? You bet! See our age-by-age guide.
Kindergartners get exposed to a new world by developing a passion for reading and writing.
Entering middle school is a great leap! Be sure your child takes the necessary steps for 6th grade readiness.
Watch for these academic milestones while your child is preparing for middle school.
Refusing to give in to peer pressure will help your child in the long run.
Around the time of her 7th birthday, your child's conscience emerges to help guide her actions.