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5/5/2014

Kids Learn About Emotions Through Experience


Your child’s first years are a crucial time for social and emotional development. Children are not born with the ability to recognize their emotions, control their behavior, or understand the social world around them. These fundamental social and emotional skills — like most others — must be learned through experience.

Books Can Help

Here are 10 popular books that help kids understand and learn to talk about their emotions and different moods. You can promote your child’s emotional and social skills by including some of them in your shared reading activities. A strong foundation of these skills supports learning and exploration and helps children reach their full potential.

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