Parenting > Ages & Stages Giving Your Child a Vocabulary of Feelings Emotional literacy — just like reading literacy — is a skill that needs to be nurtured and encouraged. by JoAnne Solchany, Ph.D. TAGS: Development & Learning, Preschoolers Ages & Stages Parenting PreschoolersJune 2, 2016 Our children learn from us how to express emotions. JOIN Join or renew now for exclusive access to this article, the full searchable Adoptive Families Adoption Parenting Library, and more. Already a member? Log in below. Username or Email Password Remember Me Need help? CLICK HERE <Previous: Looking Back: "Where Do I Belong?" Next: >Parenting the Very Shy Child Authors JoAnne Solchany, Ph.D.