Some preschoolers love to tell lies, either by running to the teacher (if the incident happens in school) or to their parents (if the incident happens at home).
Shouts of “I’m telling the teacher” regularly ring out when children play together. The difficulty is teaching your child the difference between tattling and sharing necessary information.
Here are some reasons why children of this age tell lies.
(Also read: Is your kid telling lies? Spot these 5 signs)