Posts Tagged“children”

Depending on where you live and how long you have lived there, your neighborhood may or may not be a concern to you. That said it is important for you to live in an area where you feel safe and sound. So, are there things about your neighborhood and home in general you’d like to change sooner than later? Don’t Put Your Safety in Question In looking at your neighborhood, here are things to consider to make life safer for you and those around you: Have a neighborhood watch program – Keeping an eye on local activities is never a…

Having young children at home can be one of the greatest feelings in the world. That said you want to do all it takes to keep them safe under your roof. With that thought in mind, what might you need to do to keep your child or children safer than they are now? Don’t Take Home Safety for Granted In doing what is needed to increase the level of safety in your home, here are some thoughts you should consider: Do not invite trouble in – One of the big mistakes you can make as a parent is inviting trouble…

The preschool years are some of the most important and influential of a child’s life. During these years, much of a child’s physical and brain development takes place, and it’s this development that will play a role in shaping their future for the rest of their lives. Positive child development needs to begin at a very early age, so what can you do as a parent to ensure the best start in life for your preschool-aged child or children? Let’s look at some ideas.  #1 – Develop Routines With Your Child From An Early Age As human beings, we are…

Traveling with one or more young children can prove both fun and stressful. That said are there things you should be doing to make such getaways a little less anxious? While you want the children to have fun, you do not want to be pulling your hair out in the process. So, how can you make these times together with the little one or ones more enjoyable for all involved? Good Planning is Oftentimes the Key When you are going to be traveling with a young one or ones, here are three keys to better ensure success: Make plans now…

The early years of childhood are undoubtedly the most critical years of a child’s life, as everything they learn during this period sets the standard for their future. An early childhood learning center ensures the children receive the best of such education and establishes a base for emotional, social and cognitive skills. They follow proper preschool education measures and ensure that a child is well prepared to face their kindergarten years and set a building block for their safe future.  In Australia, nearly 296,000 children were enrolled in preschool classes by the year 2017. This signifies how preschool education has…

How much fun do you think your young children end up having on a daily basis? In the event you believe there is more fun for them to have, what do you plan to do about it? Making sure your children have fun and are happy is one of the top priorities a parent can have. That said is it time to ramp up the fun? What Fun Stuff Can Your Child Be Doing? In looking to come up with fun stuff for your young child, here are a few ideas if you’ve not leaned towards them before: 1. More…

Do not underestimate the role of books in the upbringing of a child. So, through reading, the child gets acquainted with the world around him, differentiates the concepts of “good” and “bad”, morally and emotionally develops. From the earliest childhood, parents should instill in the baby a love for this process. Read different instructive stories and fairy tales to a small crumb, talk about what you have read and draw conclusions together. This pastime will be very useful for the baby. In addition to the above, there are many reasons why the younger generation needs to read books. Let’s name…

Being a parent, teacher, or just being a part of a child’s life is seen to have some responsibility to teach them values, information, and to act as a role model. This gives the child a good start to life and potential for the future. However, it is never viewed as working both ways. What if there are things children could teach you? Don’t let anything stop you We have a tendency to cancel plans, Got a sore finger? — Cancelled! It’s raining? — Cancelled! Children, however, don’t let anything stop them. If there’s a bit of rain, just grab…

Down Syndrome, also known as Trisomy 21 or “Downs”, is the most common genetic disorder affecting human infants.  Each year, more than 5 million babies around the world are born with Down Syndrome, named after the British doctor, John Langdon Down, who described the disorder in the mid-1800s.  According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), one in every 700 U.S. babies are born with Down Syndrome. The older the age of a woman, the higher the chances of bearing a child with Downs. Most children with this syndrome have intellectual disability, stunted growth, and low muscle tone.  High rates…

Children are our future, therefore taking their education seriously is the main task of the grown-ups. A child learns fast and constantly: at the kindergarten, at school, at home. The appearance of mobile educational apps for children made the learning experience even funnier and more effective. Startups specializing in app development for kids appeared one by one offering parents and their children a wide range of mobile games available on both Android and iOS devices. While building an app for kids might sound as amn piece of cake, in fact this tas is rather challenging and required the sound knowledge…