Preschoolers

The preschool years are a crucial developmental time. Read all you need to know about behavior and discipline, social and emotional growth, and learning.
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1 year old development milestones
Everything You Need to Know About Your 1-Year-Old
2 year old development milestones
Common Milestones Seen in 2-Year-Olds
Positive attention reduces a lot of behavior problems in 2-year-olds.
The Most Effective Ways to Discipline a Toddler
These parenting tips will help you raise a healthy toddler.
How to Raise Happy, Healthy Toddlers
3 year old development milestones
What to Expect When Parenting Your 3-Year-Old
4 year old development milestones
Everything You Need to Know About Your 4-Year-Old's Development
5 year old development milestones
What You Need to Know About Your 5-Year-Old's Development
Unhappy Caucasian boy looking at dinner.
The Best Ways to Get a Preschooler to Behave
Young boy eating dinner in kitchen
Parenting Tips for Raising Happy, Healthy Preschoolers
6 year old development milestones
Everything You Need to Know About Your 6-Year-Old's Development
7 year old development milestones
The Developmental Milestones You Can Expect From Your 7-Year-Old
8 year old child development milestones
How Children Grow and Develop at Age 8
9 year old child development milestones
Growth and Developmental Milestones for a 9-Year-Old Boy or Girl
A young boy jumping from one sofa to another A young boy in wrestling mask jumping on one sofa to the other
Most Effective Ways to Discipline a 6-Year-Old Child
7 year old child development - kids doing dishes
The Best Parenting Strategies for Raising Happy, Healthy School-Age Kids
10 year old child development milestones
What to Expect From Your 10-Year-Old
11 year old child development milestones
11-Year-Old Child Development Milestones
12 year old child development milestones
Development Milestones for your 12-Year-Old Child
How to Discipline and Handle Challenges With Tweens
parenting advice for tweens
Parent's Guide to Navigating the Tween Years
13 year old child development milestones
Social and Emotional Development in 13-Year-Old Teens
14 year old child development milestones
Is Your 14-Year-Old Teen Developing Normally?
15 year old child development milestones
What You Can Expect of the Emotional Development in 15-Year-Olds
16 year old child development milestones
Here’s What to Expect From Your 16-Year-Old
17 year old child development milestones
Is Your 17-Year-Old Developing Normally?
18 year old development milestones
The Developmental Milestones 18-Year-Olds Reach
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Tips for raising a happy, healthy teen.
How to Raise a Happy, Healthy Teenager
Young Latin American brother and sister relaxing outdoors in a backyard hammock and using a digital tablet.
Things You Can Do to Improve Your Child's Mental Health
Preschoolers Sharing Toys
How to Help Your Preschooler Develop a Healthy Moral Compass
Mom dressing her baby boy
Learning How to Get Dressed Is a Life Lesson for Preschoolers
A mother teaches her son to count with an abacus.
Teaching Preschool Kids How to Count With Simple Strategies
Gross motor activities for preschoolers - little girl dancing
Gross Motor Skills Activities for Little Kids
toddler sucking from a water bottle
Getting Rid of the Pacifier Once and for All
Little girl reading board book
Letters and Numbers Are Concepts Toddlers Should Know by Preschool
increase your child's vocabulary
6 Easy Ways to Expand Your Child's Vocabulary
playgroup
Try a Playgroup If You're Looking for Fun With Your Preschooler
Baby coloring on floor
Improve Your Child's Fine Motor Skills With These Fun Activities
toddler boy playing tee-ball
How a Child's Motor Skills Development Normally Progresses
Boy sitting on mother's lap and using digital tablet
The Importance of Teaching Sight Words to Preschoolers
preschool self help skills
How to Teach Your Preschooler Important Self Help Skills
girl throwing a tantrum on floor
When It Comes to Tantrums, What's Normal and What Isn't?
Playdates for kids
Plan an Awesome and Fun Playdate for Your Preschooler
two young girls playing on floor
How Parents Can Respond When a Child Reverts to Baby Talk
teach your child to clean up toys
How to Teach Your Child to Clean Up
little boy playing dress up
The Importance of Young Children Playing Dress-Up
Kind words for kids
Yes, Please! Kind Words for Kids: Learning and Teaching Manners
A little girl picking her nose
How to Stop Nose Picking in Preschoolers
Father disciplining toddler
Is Hitting an Appropriate Form of Discipline?
preschool bully
How Do I Stop a Preschool Bully?
Portrait of a Small Boy
Why Preschoolers Don't Always Tell the Truth
mom drinking orange juice with toddler boy
How to Manage Your Demanding or Bossy Children
shy child holding mother's hand
How Parents Can Help Shy Children Socialize and Make New Friends
preschool age boy pointing at brother who is covering his eyes
How to Stop a Preschooler From Hitting and Acting Aggressively
Mother/Daughter
How to Discipline a Child Who Is Always Defiant
Mixed race brothers putting together puzzle on floor
Discover How Structured Play Can Teach Your Preschooler at Home