Helping preschoolers make friends during play. Giving your child the chance to play with other children from preschool or playgroup can help him develop friendships.
You can start by talking with your child about who she plays with, why she likes playing with them and what they like to play. Then you can talk to the other parents about playdates, either at your home, at a local park or somewhere else that gives the children plenty of space and things to play with.
Here are some ideas for helping your child make friends during play: