How to do this? Talking to your baby, right from the day he is born, is said to encourage him to communicate and respond. Simple activities like singing poems or telling stories can improve his language skills. As moms, it couldn’t be soon enough to hear our babies talk and we wait for this moment … Continue reading How To Help Kids Become Early Talkers!
They can’t do it without you credit: themix.org.ukBabies arrive into this world equipped with a brain that is primed to learn certain innate abilities. One of the most fundamental is the ability for language development. This alone, however, isn’t enough. TWO more ingredients are needed: A language environment A responsive partner What exactly does this mean? Sadly, … Continue reading Concerned about your baby’s language delay?
My own daughter was nine when a dear friend changed my life one day, casually mentioning that she read aloud to her eleven-year-old daughter every night. Yes, I had been reading to my daughter since she was a baby, through toddlerhood’s picture books and kindergarten’s easy readers, and now into short chapter books before bed at night. But how … Continue reading Goodnight, Tween: Why I’m Still Reading Out Loud to My Kids
It is a childhood rite of passage to fall in love with the on-screen bond between Man and his Best Friend… and to subsequently beg our parents for a puppy. We’ve all been there when we were children. And now your children are doing the same. But getting a pet is a huge decision! We … Continue reading How Pets can Encourage Childhood Development
Does your child ever wonder how she’s able to do…anything at all? When she wants to run, how does she tell her legs to move? When she touches something hot, how does she move her hand away without even thinking about it? The simple answer to that is…the brain! The brain is the powerful organ … Continue reading Explain to Kids: How Brains Work