Children learn by watching and copying their caregivers’ patterns and one way you can teach your children empathy and kindness is to demonstrate those characteristics yourself. As your children watch how you handle and react to situations they will copy your behavior.
Here are some easy tips on how to teach your young children empathy:
Empathy and sharing go hand in hand and learning to share is an important skill for your child to master. Here are some stages of sharing to help guide you in teaching the skill.
Reference Material: Baby Hearts: A Guide to Giving Your CHild an Emotional Head Start by L. Acredolo