Tweens are the kids between the age of 8 and 12. The pre-teen years sets a foundation for the teenage years. How your relationship will be with your teen can be easily understood by how the tween years were. Every age group requires different approach to parenting. Kids at this stage go through not only physical changes, but also emotional, mental and social changes. Trying to understand their place in world, they observe, learn and form their own perspectives and opinions. Understanding their own likes and dislikes.
According to Dr. Pooja, this is the time for active and creative parenting. And you need to align yourself with your child’s needs.
This stage is important in the development of social and communication skills and self-confidence. Provide them that safe space to explore and learn.