How to help your small child to think big
By Kate Donoughue on 20/07/2011 13:51:55
Easy ways to nurture your smaller-than-average child
or do. Seven ways to encourage resilence: 1. Believe in your child’s competency, so that he will too. When you believe your child to be safe and capable, your child will see himself the same way. 2. Encourage him to join in all the games, even if he
How to encourage empathy in your toddler
By Kate Donoughue on 06/01/2011 16:34:31
Just like any other skill, empathy needs to be taught and practised. Here are some easy ways you can teach your child to understand others’ feelings
to understand how others feel. Teach your child "cross," "sad," and "happy" and move on to "disappointed,"
"surprised," "excited," "scared," and "thankful".
Use expressions Help your child learn to read facial expressions and body language. Point out facial