Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16While three- to five-year olds have varying levels of social skills, the following checklist will give you an idea of the things most Pre-K programs would like their students to be able to do. Listen when others talk Be interested in watching what others are doing Begin to take turns with peers Initiate interactions with others Begin to share toys with others Remember friends’names Greet others Use good manners—say “please” and “thank you” Begin to understand that no one always gets to do what they want to do The best way for your child to develop good social skills is to have your little one spend time with other children close in age. Here are a few things to keep in mind: Start with short periods of time with peers. Provide adult supervision to help keep interactions positive. Praise your child for getting along with other children. SOCIAL Skills 12