Shopping with preschoolers has its challenges, but it’s also a teaching opportunity and a chance to bond with your child over every day routines.
Parents can positively affect their child’s behavior by taking three actions. These steps will provide a foundation that supports the child’s social-emotional development. The actions will teach children skills that lead to more behaviors that parents want to see, and fewer of the ones they don’t want to see.
Session 1 –Welcome to the Terrific TWOs® Key Concepts TWOs are at a magical age, eager to learn and excited about all they already know and can do. TWOs are positively motivated in their behavior, and we can help them learn positive ways to get their needs met. Goals – By the end of this […]
Session 1 –Welcome to the Wonderful ONEs® Key Concepts ONEs view their world with wonder and curiosity. ONEs are positively motivated to get their needs met; parents can help them learn positive ways to do that. Goals – By the end of this session parents will: Understand the underlying themes of the Wonderful ONEs series. Experience […]
Session 1 – Welcome to the Incredible INFANTs® Key Concept The Incredible INFANTs series helps parents encourage their children’s development, share experiences with other parents, and develop a network of support. Goals – By the end of this session parents will: Understand the Incredible INFANTs philosophy. Agree upon group guidelines. Experience the group as a friendly […]
Preview Session "Words That Work" Terrific TWOs® Key Concepts and Goals Terrific TWOs Course Guide Note: The PDF files may take a minute or two to load, thank you for your patience.
Preview Session 5 "Positive Discipline for Curious ONEs" Wonderful ONEs® Key Concepts and Goals Wonderful ONEs Course Guide Note: The PDF files may take a minute or two to load, thank you for your patience.
Preview Session 3 "Encouraging Your Developing Baby" Incredible INFANTs® Key Concepts and Goals Incredible INFANTs Course Guide Note: The PDF files may take a minute or two to load, thank you for your patience.
Preview Session 4 “Stress and Anger Management: Techniques“ Preview Session 6 “The Dance of Communication: Nonverbal“ Stress Busters video clip Make Parenting A Pleasure Key Concepts and Goals Note: The PDF files may take a minute or two to load, thank you for your patience.
Curriculum Enhancement: We suggest using the exercise at the end of Module 1 of the Make Parenting A Pleasure curriculum, following the brief discussion about parents’ expectations and needs on page 16. My Child’s Suitcase: Visualization and Exercise The suitcase exercise helps parents identify the values and goals they have for their children. Starting the group […]