Social skills 20 ways!

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Most children develop social skills much like ducks learn to swim.┬áSimply by being immersed in interactions with others they learn how to interpret messages they receive from other people and to respond appropriately. From birth most babies are hard-wired to … Continue reading

Preschool Social Development

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Some children develop social skills easily and naturally while others need extra help. How do we know whether kids need help or not? Let’s look at typical children’s development of some key social skills. This week we will look at … Continue reading

Playing together 101

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The ability to play together with other children is a skill that children develop over time. Some children such as those with developmental delays or autism spectrum disorder may find this particularly challenging. Children with ASD in particular often show … Continue reading

20 tips for social skills

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Most children develop social skills much like ducks learn to swim.┬áSimply by being immersed in interactions with others they learn how to interpret messages they receive from other people and to respond appropriately. From birth most babies are hard-wired to … Continue reading

10 tips for social play

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The ability to play together with other children is a skill that children develop over time. Some children such as those with developmental delays or autism spectrum disorder may find this particularly challenging. Children with ASD in particular often show … Continue reading

25 ways to pretend

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Preschoolers love to pretend. This is not just a way to keep busy and fill in time; it is also a valuable way to learn and develop a range of language, thinking and social skills.  Why is pretending important for development? … Continue reading