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What a great year the 8s are. There are a few milestones they may achieve and growing pains your typical 8 year old may encounter.
Dexterity and Locomotion (movement): Finger control is quite refined and stamina increases - can run and swim further than ever before.
Education: Can converse (almost) at an adult level...Reading may be a major interest...Seeks to understand the reasons for things...Begins to feel competent in skills and have preferences for some activities and subjects...Begins to recognize concept of reversibility (4+2=6 and 6-2=4).
Emotional: Has strong need for love and understanding, especially from mother...Can be helpful, cheerful, and pleasant as well as rude, bossy, and selfish...Emotions change quickly...Impatient: finds waiting for special events torturous...Makes friends easily, develops close friends of same sex. Favors group play, clubs, and team sports. Wants to feel part of a group.