Monday, June 27, 2011

Monday, June 20, 2011

Top 10 Things Every Child Needs ~ TIP 10: Make Reading A Priority

Reading with children demonstrates a love for books and learning, and is a wonderful way for parents and children to spend quality time together.

What Can Parent Do?
  • Read to your child everyday
  • When you read to your child, hold him/her on your lap
  • Point to pictures and ask questions
  • Repeat the same book to help your child make the connection between the written page and spoken word
  • Write down a story your child tells you - show them their words in writing

Top 10 Things Every Child Needs ~ TIP 9: Make Music

Music offers children an outlet for expression and stimulates brain development in specific areas including language and reasoning.

What Can Parents Do?
  • Involve your child in music
  • Sing, clap, rock, dance, tap your feet together with your child
  • Encourage your child to make his/her own music using household items
  • Play music in your home and encourage your child to sing and dance.

Monday, June 13, 2011

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Top 10 Things Every Child Needs ~ TIP 8: Promote Play

Playing provides children with an outlet for imagination and creativity and fosters healthy brain development.

What Can Parents Do?
  • Be your child's playmate, engage in their play
  • Encourage play by using everyday household items in creative ways
  • Get to know your child through play