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Adults understandably assume that the level of verbal proficiency a five-year-old displays represents his level of proficiency in ...
The frantic search of five-year-olds for friends can thus be seen to forecast the beginnings of a basic shift in the parent-child ...
The Citizens' Protective League of Denver, founded to "squelch the knocking and blackmailing newspapers in our beautiful but benig ...
Toddlers are impulsive. One- and two-year-olds have not yet developed control over their actions. What they see, they want. What t ...
I often think about the opening words of Charles Dickens's A Tale of Two Cities: "It was the best of times, it was the worst of ti ...
Life begins at six--at least in the minds of six-year-olds. . . . In kindergarten you are the baby. In first grade you put down th ...
The books may say that nine-month-olds crawl, say their first words, and are afraid of strangers. Your exuberantly concrete and sp ...
An older child, one who possesses a conscience, will be troubled with self-reproaches and feelings of shame for his naughtiness, e ...
Too many existing classrooms for young children have this overriding goal: To get the children ready for first grade. This goal is ...
Three-year-olds see the world in black-and-white terms.... They have been told that they should be good. They want to believe that ...
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