Attention and High Energy Young Children

Cheerful little boy playing air hockey game at indoor playground

Some families and educators notice young children’s high energy level and worry about attention deficit / hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This list provides resources to support parents and educators with high energy children.

IEL Resources

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About this resource

Setting(s) for which the article is intended:
  • Child Care Center
  • Family Child Care
  • Home
  • Preschool Program

Intended audience(s):
  • Parents / Family
  • Teachers / Service providers

Age Levels (the age of the children to whom the article applies):
Reviewed: 2023