The first day of school is not for all children the most beautiful one. Some of them are really happy and enthusiastic and others don't feel at ease when they enter the classroom for the first time.
Starting with the first grade school becomes the child's second home. Sometimes it represents a reason for frustration and lack of comfort. For these newly pupils the most important fear is not exactly going to school but the separation of their home and their parents. They have been accustomed to having their mother or father around them all the time and now they don't know anything about their teacher or about their mates.
At home he felt protected and all of a sudden he wakes up in a new environment where he has to obey a lot of new rules and always has to behav
If he is scolded by the teacher of if he argues with one of the classmates he definitely doesn't want to go back there the next day.
Should he e the kind of person who is always trying to make things perfectly he will always fear the fact he won't manage to do it, that he won't always get only good marks, that he will fail to raise at his parents' expectations.
As a parent you have to help your child defeat his fears. Don't let him think only at this aspect of his life and make him see school as a part of the daily routine. Moreover tell him a little bit about all the interesting things you used to do when you were a pupil yourself or about what he will experience as his interest for school will rise each day.
On the other hand help him make new friends who will determine him to go to school. If he meets a nice girl or a bout and they begin talking you can be sure the next day he will surely want to go to school.
The first days of school try to go for him and bring him home so that he shouldn't be afraid you forget about him and you leave him sleep there. Try to cooperate and going to school can turn into a pleasant experience.
My Child is Afraid of School written by Herminne Tonita for FamousWhy.com
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