Starting school can be an anxious time for many children, but there are simple steps you can take to prepare yourself and your pre-school child.
Written by experienced child psychologists, Top Tips for Starting School will help you to:
- Encourage your child to develop good social skills and friendships
- Improve your child's use of language
- Develop preparatory reading, number and writing skills
- Promote emotional well-being
And much more!
Dr Helen Likierman is a school counsellor and a clinical psychologist in private practice. She is a parent of two teenage children and so has hands-on experience as a parent. Dr Valerie Muter is a clinical and research psychologist with a special interest in children's early cognitive development, particularly in relation to language and literacy. www.psykidz.co.uk.