Seven Skills for School Success: Activities to Develop Social & Emotional Intelligence in Young Children
by Pam Schiller
Seven Skills for School Success Confidence; Curiosity; Intentionality; Self-Control Relating to Others Communication; Cooperation; What do children ... Show synopsis Seven Skills for School Success Confidence; Curiosity; Intentionality; Self-Control Relating to Others Communication; Cooperation; What do children need to learn first? Their ABCs? Their numbers? As it turns out, the what children need to develop is their social intelligence and emotional intelligence, the essential building blocks for all future learning. Best-selling author Pam Schiller provides information, activities, and experiences that develop the seven skills children need to become successful learners. These include the ability to relate to and play with others, express feelings, and understand how others feel. Strengthen the foundation children need to become successful learners with the seven key components in this practical, easy-to-use book! About the Author Pam Schiller, Ph.D., is a freelance early childhood author and consultant. She is former President of both the Southern Early Childhood Association and the Texas Association for the Education of Young Children. She served as head of the Early Childhood Department at the University of Houston, where she also directed the Lab School. Pam is a highly sought-after speaker and writes regularly for early childhood journals, including Child Care Information Exchange and Texas Child Care Quarterly. She is the author of 5 early childhood curriculums, 11 children's books, and more than 30 teacher and parent resource books. Pam lives in Cypress, Texas.