Interpersonal skill is the skill to connect with other people and establish a healthy relationship based on trust & mutual respect. For that the child needs to be educated on the importance of listening, articulating, sharing in their early life friendship relations . This skill helps in collaboration – an important skill in today’s world to build something new and execute complex projects.
• Make your child participate in community activities i.e. drama / play during festivals etc. More importantly ask them how was the experience.
• Talk about how she thinks about her friend and eliminate any negative feelings about others.
Life skills are set of positive behaviour & adaptive skills acquired through learning and from life experiences that enable us to deal effectively with the demands & challenges of life. Life skills include Cognitive skills ( Self-awareness, creative thinking, critical thinking, problem-solving, decision-making ), Emotional Skills ( Managing Emotions, Coping with Stress ) and Social Skills ( Interpersonal Skills, Effective Communication, Empathy ) . These CES skills develop children into an Independent Thinker, Emotionally Balanced & Socially Adaptable person – all essential attributes for success in the 21st century.