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Transitioning into School
Transcript of Transitioning into School
- Normal occurrence for children between about
8 and 14 months
. There are exceptions for children of
in many different settings.
- Between the ages of 1 and 3 years, children are more likely to show signs of separation distress when you leave them.
- As children grow older and have the experience of you leaving and returning, they are more likely to cope with being separated for short periods of time.
Transitioning into School:
How Separation Anxiety Develops
- Children develop a sense of
and begin to learn that things and people exist when they’re out of sight.
- Adapt pretty well to other caregivers and as long as their needs are being met.
- Crying, tantrums, or clinginess are healthy reactions to separation, but anxiety can greatly vary from child to child.
Stages of Separation Anxiety
What a Parent May Be Feeling
- Parents express three main feelings: happiness, sadness, and worry.
- Feeling guilty about taking time out for themselves, leaving their child, or going to work.
- May start to feel overwhelmed by the amount of attention your child seems to need from you.
- Anxious about how child is behaving without parent.
What is Separation Anxiety?
- A normal
experienced by a child when separated from their primary caregiver.
- It typically displays as crying and distress when a child is away from a parent or from home.
How to Ease a Child's Separation Anxiety
- Make new surroundings familiar
- Develop a "good-bye ritual"
- Have a calm, positive attitude
- Honor all commitments to your child (time)
- Plan and talk about enjoyable activities in advance
- Meet kids in the neighborhood that will attend the same school
- Go to school in advance so the child will become familiar
Situations that Trigger Separation Anxiety
- Moving to a new home
- Change in caregiver or routine
- Family changes such as, birth of a new sibling
- Change of place
- Starting school (pre-school, kindergarten)
By: Sandy, Rannique, Fatima and Victoria
When a child is separated from the parent, there is a pattern to their anxiety known as
Stages - Likely Signs:
Frustration, anger, loud cries.
Very quiet, doesn't participate in activities.
Plays by themselves,
from others, does not interact with peers.
Case Study Activity
• Students divided into
- Mila Hernandez
- Didier Olowaygu
• Class Discussion at the end.
• Students are divided into
• Each group has
• The group with the
highest amount of money
wins a prize.