[R-0224] S6. Social Interactions

Citation: The University of Maine: Center for Community Inclusion and Disability Studies. (2014). OUCH! That hurts!-biting. Tipsheet.  Retrieved from site [or enter “Center for Community Inclusion and Disability Studies: OUCH! That hurts!-biting.” in your search window; click on Resources, then on Growing Ideas Tipsheets and Resources for Guiding Early Childhood Practices, and then on Social Emotional Development].

Abstract: This tipsheet provides information that will help parents, administrators, and teachers prevent and respond to biting behavior.

Integration: The content in this tipsheet fits well with content presented in the early childhood courses, Child, Family, and Community; Child Guidance; and Social and Emotional Development.

Content Focus: Behavior Management; Behavior Problems; Biting; Challenging Behavior; Child, Family, and Community; Child Guidance; Communication; Environmental Conditions; Social and Emotional Development; Teaching Strategies

Notes: Assessment and discussion questions for students can be found on the Growing Ideas Into Action Handout (PDF). Additional information may be retrieved from Virtual Tool Kit: OUCH! That hurts! — Biting and Selected Resources: OUCH! That hurts! — Biting.