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Checklist for Preschool Children

               Beside each of the behaviors listed below, check how often each is shown by your preschooler

 

 

 

Never or Seldom

  Occasionally

      Often

 All the Time

1. Move from activity to activity

 

 

 

 

2.  Is mean to other children

 

 

 

 

3.  Easily Distracted

 

 

 

 

4.  Impatient 

 

 

 

 

5.  Unusually quick temper

 

 

 

 

6.  Unusually hot or violent temper

 

 

 

 

7.  Tantrums last more than a few minutes

 

 

 

 

8.  Has many, chronic ear infections

 

 

 

 

9.  Difficulty sustaining attention

 

 

 

 

10.  Avoids group activities

 

 

 

 

11.  Seems unusually sad

 

 

 

 

12. Has trouble making friends

 

 

 

 

13. Argues with friends

 

 

 

 

14. Tries to hurt him/herself

 

 

 

 

15. Refuses to talk

 

 

 

 

16. Forget to do things

 

 

 

 

17.  Shows no concern for danger

 

 

 

 

18. Is accident prone

 

 

 

 

19.  Says no one likes him/her

 

 

 

 

20.  Is worried or nervous

 

 

 

 

21.  Refuses to use the toilet

 

 

 

 

22.  Is too Serious

 

 

 

 

23.  Is stubborn

 

 

 

 

24.  Plays with toys in unusual ways

 

 

 

 

25. Repeats one thought over and over

 

 

 

 

26.  Says bad words

 

 

 

 

27. Cries easily

 

 

 

 

 

Most preschool children will occasionally show some of the behaviors listed above.  If your child often has some of the concerns listed above, or shows a large number of these behaviors, consultation with you health care professional is recommended.