Behavioral Development

Your preschooler is undoubtedly full of energy and personality, and his growing physical and language skills can make for entertaining - and exhausting - days. He's growing and changing in many ways, testing his independence and sometimes testing your patience. Learn more about all the changes you may see in this stage of his development here.

Growth & Development - Preschooler
Whine Busters – 5 Tips to Stop that Whining!

Call attention to it Your child knows what she wants, and she knows she doesn't ...
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4 Ways to Teach Your Child Self-Control (3 to 5 Years)

Envision your four-year-old, alone in a room, with a plate full of doughnuts ...
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A Teacher’s Tricks for Getting Kids to Listen

By Aviva Patz for Healthy Kids from Teeth to Feet Most parents have uttered the ...
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Why Kids Really Lie, and How to Stop It

Learning why kids lie is the first step in getting them to stop. Let's break this down ...
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Milestones: Children Feeding Their Playtime “Baby”

We've all seen young children doing it—pretending that their dolls or stuffed ...
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Pretend Play: Why Your Preschooler’s Brain Needs It & Ways to Spark Your Child’s Interest

One of the single, best activities for your preschooler’s brain is pretend play. ...
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