A very useful article outlining some positive steps to helping your preschooler with their emotions.

Helping Pre-schoolers with emotions

Helping Preschoolers with emotions

Read the full article via Source: The Benefits of Helping Preschoolers Understand and Discuss Their Emotions | MindShift

Emotional literacy at an early age can make a big difference in a person’s life. Here are some steps for helping adults and young children understand a child’s big emotions.

What Parents and Teachers Can Do

1. Name emotions

2. Normalize emotions

3. Develop Strategies

4. “Read” pictures

5. Practice mindfulness

ARticle written by: Deborah Farmer Kris has taught elementary, middle and high school and served as a charter school administrator. She spent a decade as an associate at Boston University’s Center for Character and Social Responsibility researching, writing, and consulting with schools.