Children in this age group undergo the most dramatic changes in their development. Learn more.
Children become increasingly competent at adult-style thinking during the "tween" years. Learn more.
Changes in the brain cause a shift in children’s thinking and speaking. Learn more about your middle schooler's development.
Understanding the whys and whens of children's fears can help you provide appropriate safety nets.
Find out the skills your child should have by the end of the year while preparing for 4th grade.
Find out the skills your child should have by the end of the year while preparing for 5th grade.
Find out how children learn to understand and respond to others.
Discover what your child will learn in 3rd grade reading, writing, math, and more.
Offer simple explanations to calm a young child who's suddenly afraid of animals, monsters, and other bugaboos.
See what skills your child should have at the beginning, and by the end, of the school year.