The life of an almost four year old is more complex than I ever imagined. It is a fine balancing act. My daughter is old enough now to tell me with great detail about her day at her preschool. For the most part, all goes well. She makes friends easily, she is confident in both her abilities and herself and she does not succumb to pressure, either internal or external.
Fatigue is her biggest obstacle. She tires easily and some days she’s just listless and does not feel like either interacting or doing much of anything. She has a card at nursery that she made herself with help from the SENCO (special education needs coordinator) which she can hand to any of the adults when she gets too tired and needs a rest. Continue reading