my kids did. They actually used to come home from 1st grade and fall asleep for 1 hour (age 6) then go to bed at 7pm . I think it depends on the child and how active they are.
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you are lucky she has napped this long. my 4yo naps maybe once a week. many give it up well before then
Depends but typically 5 yr olds do not need a nap. My dd stopped napping at 2 yrs old. We had an hour in afternoon where she had "quiet time" if she fell asleep fine, if not she had to do a quiet activity during that time. Even schools for most part have stopped with nap time for preschoolers and kindergarteners.
I don't think so. I am 42 and still like a nap! LOL
Most kids are done napping by 5. We had quiet time instead. They had to read and then watch a movie while laying quietly.
My kids stopped napping around age 3, I would not expect a 5 year old to nap still.
My daughter takes them sometimes, but not everyday
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