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Emotional Development

Helping children learn to identify and manage their feelings is an important part of their emotional development. Children learn to label, understand, and manage their feelings by learning strategies such as taking deep breaths to calm down and resisting impulsive behavior like taking a sibling’s toy without asking.

Plays: 3373

Just Like Magic with Sara Bareilles

Abby and Sara Bareilles fix a bad day with friendship.
1:35 Runtime
Plays: 299

You Tickle Me

A song about how happy your friends make you
1:36 Runtime
2:16 Runtime
Plays: 18

Me and My Chair

A boy sings about things he can do.
1:59 Runtime
Plays: 130

I Love My Hair (with Mando)

Sing about loving your hair in both English and Spanish.
2:17 Runtime
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Help your child come up with five positive words to describe himself. Write them down on a piece of paper and hang them up in his room as a reminder.
Plays: 275

No Growling song

Papa and Baby Bear learn how to behave in preschool.
1:2 Runtime
Plays: 123

Bert and Ernie Dance

Ernie wants to dance.
1:8 Runtime
Plays: 7

Song: Proud

How do you express pride?
1:35 Runtime
Plays: 138

I Love Trash

Oscar sings about the garbage he loves.
2:31 Runtime
Plays: 244

Bird Family Song

A bird talks about his two homes.
2:30 Runtime
Plays: 131

I Love My Toes

Ernie sings about how much he loves his toes.
2:8 Runtime
Plays: 153

Read a Face

Match a face to the emotion.
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Ask your child to show you a happy face, sad face, angry face, and surprised face. Then, play a game where you each make faces and see if the other person can guess the emotion. Take turns!

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