Illinois Early Learning Project

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IEL Tip Sheet

Title: Tearless Transitions
Url: https://illinoisearlylearning.org/tipsheets/transitions/
Languages: English
Spanish Version: Las transiciones sin lágrimas
https://illinoisearlylearning.org/es/tipsheets/transitions-sp/
Polish Version: Bezbolesny okres przejściowy
https://illinoisearlylearning.org/pl/tipsheets/transitions-pol/
Source of Publisher: Illinois Early Learning Project
Length of article: Short
Setting for which the article is intended: Child Care Center
Preschool Program
Intended Audience: Teachers/Caregivers
Keywords: Adult Child Relationship
Behavior/Discipline
Classroom Activities
Schedules/Routines
Social Development
Age Levels:
(the age of the children to whom the article applies).
Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)
Learning Areas: SOCIAL/EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT
ACROSS THE CURRICULUM
Goals: 30. Develop self-management skills to achieve school and life success and develop positive relationships with others.
32. Demonstrate decision-making skills and behaviors in personal, school, and community contexts.
Learning Standards: 30.A. Identify and manage one’s emotions and behavior.
32.A. Begin to consider ethical, safety, and societal factors in making decisions.
Benchmarks: 30.A.ECd. Begin to understand and follow rules.
32.A.ECb. Follow rules and make good choices about behavior.