Raise your kid in a safe
and secured environment by guiding her. Here are some parenting tips to help
take care of the safety aspects of your child.
is the time when your little one is preparing for the real school feel. She
shall no longer be protected like she was in home or the preschool. This is the
age when she shall want more appreciation, encouragement and approval from
others. She shall want to please others and garner their
Checklists Before the
If you are preparing your
child for the school, here is the checklist that you need to keep in
She should be in good health.
She should be able to eat well by
herself. Apart from this, she must also be able to take care of herself like
using the bathroom, washing her
hands, and dress herself properly and so on.
She must be able to work
independently for some time.
She should be able to follow rules
and abide by them.
This is high time she knows her
name and name of her parents.
She should be able to follow
instructions and work under adult supervision.
She must be able to follow simple
signs like STOP
She must be able to ride the
bicycle by now.
She must be able to sort things
based on size, colour or shape.
She should be able to compare
between the big and the small, light and the heavy and so on.
She must be able to recognise few
objects like an aeroplane, apple, book, bag and so on.
She shall be able to count around
She may even attempt to write her
is the time when your child is undergoing too many changes. It is essential you
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You must show respect towards your
Make sure you praise her for all
the developments she goes through.
You must be affectionate towards
It is normal for her to fall or meet with minor accidents
while playing. You should not make a big deal out of it and rather ask her to
be careful next time.
You must enrich her experiences by
taking her to parks, libraries and zoos.
She shall be very imaginative now
and explore in different make belief games.
You must educate her about the
right and the wrong.
You must avoid physical punishments.
You can adopt the constructive methods for disciplining him
Sexual Developments in Your
This is the time when she
must be aware of his different body parts and that includes her genitals as
well. While it may seem a tough subject let her know about inappropriate
touches and how she must revolt to them. You can also seek help from her
teachers or doctor when it comes to discussing such
You also need to keep in mind that your child's
exploration and curiosity about sex is totally
Even though she is quite a
grown up now, you must take care of the safety
aspects. Here are some aspects that you must keep in
She must wear his seatbelt while travelling.
If you have knives and scissors at
home, do ensure they are shelved properly.
Keep away the medicines,
toiletries away from her reach.
You must teach her the way to
interact with strangers at the door or over the phone.
Do not smoke at home.
Ensure she wears a head gear while
riding the cycle. She must also be careful of the traffic while on
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