Alan Kazdin 's `` Why Parents Expect Too Much From Their Kids '
1497 Words Apr 21st, 2015 6 Pages
First of all some parents expect too much of little children. These people think that children should be perfect. Alan Kazdin explains this very well in his article “Why Parents Expect Too Much From Their Kids”.
“It 's normal for a 2-year-old to get bent out of shape if he doesn 't get something he wants; it 's normal for a 3-year-old to lose it if there 's an unexpected change in the bedtime routine; it 's normal for a 6-year-old to fail to sustain focus on a baseball game, to pursue one fly ball with steely purpose and to let the next fall untouched in the grass because he 's daydreamin”. People think a child is older than it is, that it should be able to do more and be better than all the other…