Sense Of Self: An Introduction
All children and youth develop a sense of self through their life experiences, knowledge and environment. This lesson provides an introduction into what factors play a role in the development of a sense of self and how you can support children and youth.
Promoting A Sense Of Self: School-Age Children
School-age children are working hard to establish positive self-concepts and increase their autonomy. This lesson will provide information on what you will see as a staff member working with school-age children and how you can support them through this stage of development.
Promoting A Sense Of Self: The Environment
The environment consists of the space in which children learn as well as the people in that space—their peers and caregivers. This lesson provides information on methods to include positive means for encouraging children as they develop healthy self-concepts.
Promoting A Sense Of Self: Experiences And Activities
As school-age children develop their sense of self, they are also increasing their independence. This lesson provides you with information on methods of supporting and encouraging school-age children to develop interests and increase responsibility.