What can a parent do, in the first two years of their child’s life, to help the child develop good self-esteem? By building a strong bond between parent and child you will be doing them a huge favor later in life. Love your child and spend time playing with them is a good first step.
What are some things that have a negative effect on a child’s self-esteem? How are children affected by these factors? By not loving your child can make them have low self-esteem later on in life. You need to love your child and be supportive.
Critical Thinking Questions
Why is it difficult to define self-esteem? Self-esteem to me, is having self-worth. To others self-esteem means other things. Every person has a different definition.
What are some ways that parents can help their children develop good social self-esteem? Practice, Praise by doing these things with your child they can improve their self-esteem. Practicing on how to respond to certain things and praising them when new skills are practiced.
What are some ways that parents can help their children develop good academic self-esteem? Help them out and then let them continue on their own. Praise them for finishing and doing a good job.
How does positive self-esteem affect children as they develop through their teen years? What are characteristics of people with high self-esteem? Low self-esteem? When they develop through their teens you can tell if they have self-esteem by the way they behave around others. If they are using good communication and know what is good about themselves. Low self-esteem is when they are not good at