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[CLICK HERE See Stages of Development Charts and Learn More about How To Parent Your Toddler] When a child takes the first step on his or her own, a new phase in development begins.
At this stage, children are now free to roam around their world.
Most have started or will start preschool or prekindergarten and complete this period of development by entering formal school either kindergarten or first grade.
Because kindergarten has become more academic and often mirrors what used to be first grade, children often start kindergarten around the age of six.
Parents also need to serve as the primary teacher for the mastery of basic learning skills and encourage active discussion and experimentation of new concepts and skills.
Our goal is to help parents understand what is taking place in their child’s brain and body during each period with the hope that they will be able to provide the necessary support, encouragement, structure, and interventions to enable a child to progress through each stage as easily and successfully as possible based on each child’s unique set of traits and interests.
It is a time for active exploration of their environment.
Language development takes major leaps which leads to learning the names of objects of interest, the ability to ask for things and as they discover their independent nature, yes, they develop the ability to say “NO! During this developmental stage, a major challenge is developing what psychologists call emotional regulation.
They also like to build things out of items around the house as well building sets like Legos, Kinex, blocks, and others.
[CLICK HERE See Stages of Development Charts and Learn More about How To Parent Your School-Age Child] Raising school-age children can be awesome.