Throughout the preschool years, children develop a skill set that makes up their social and emotional growth. They learn about themselves and their world as they take on new roles outside of their home and families. In this course we are going to explore the major social emotional developmental accomplishments of preschoolers, ages 3-5.
Course Learning Objectives:
After participating in this course, you will be able to:
- Identify how initiative and self-concept are parts of social and emotional development in preschool children.
- Discuss the roles of culture and gender on preschooler's social and emotional development.
- List the six stages of social participation and discuss how to foster pro-social behaviors and discourage anti-social behaviors.