Part of the framework for early school success is a child's social and emotional development. A positive self-concept, appropriate self-control, and awareness of interacting with others will help your child learn. Play is a great vehicle to build self-confidence and relationships.

Here are five easy ways to help your child practice and develop these crucial skills.

Simple activities like these allow children to build confidence, take pride in accomplishments, and accept rules and routines in a learning environment.