The Assignment

Discuss the the three protective factors that according to the text foster resilience in children. Explain why these factors are essential in enabling children to navigate the bumpy road of frustration or adversity and to develop resilience. After reviewing the video: Change the First Five Years and You Change Everything identify some of the stressors that affected the children in the video. Discuss how the children in the clip show show resilience. Discuss a situation where a child you teach or a child that you know has been resilient in a stressful situation. How did the protective factors discussed in the text assist the child? Finally, are you ready to invest? Explain.