Can I take my child out of it if he/she is stressed?
•Distress or fear of the unknown?
•Mastery vs instructional level?
•Scared or dethroned? (Dr.Sylvia Rimm)
• Consult with teacher Give it time (6 weeks) and support
•Looking at your face for confirmation In some studies, parents’ beliefs about children’s abilities had an even greater effect on children’s self-perceptions than previous performance (Parsons, Adler, & Kaczala, 1982).
•Really stressed? Change books