Fun Learning For Children As They Play
Posted by admin on February 6, 2017
It is every parent’s duty to get a proper toys for their children. It will be better if the toy that they get for their children are not only as a thing to play with, but also has education purpose in it. Therefore the children can learn something as they play with the toy.
Of course it is not automatically that parent should get rid of the toy that their children already attached to, but could get additional toys that have educational purpose for their children.
Picking proper education toys are very important particularly if the children at the stage of absorbing any information that they received from their environment. At this age they often ask various question that seem endless about anything that they saw, heard and experienced.
The basics of children educational toys
In general, the conventional classic toys would always have strong appeal for the children. Although in these days of age where the latest educational toys has advance technology aspect in it, there are some classic toys that still popular among parents every time.
For example, the wooden building blocks whether the plain, colored, numbered, pictured or have letter on them are still become favorite for parents even until this day. Many modern parents still bought these wooden block for their children educational toys.
With these blocks children will have fun time building something with the building blocks and also learning to know about numbers, alphabets or pictures that are on the blocks surface at the same time.
Toys that can introduce shapes, numbers, letters, colors, things name to children are one of the best educational toys that any parents must consider.
Modern educational toys for children
Today there are some modern educational toys with the shape of laptop that also can introduce kids with various things such as letters, shape, colors, animals and even sound and songs. The images, sounds and light that are produce with these toys will help children to learn in a fun way.
Therefore, it is not a problem whether the parents decide to get modern or classic educational toys for their children. The most important part is that parent are buying the educational toys so their kids will have fun time when playing with it and also get educated at the same time.
Handling Colic Baby
Posted by admin on January 22, 2017
Colic is a condition that happens to a baby, where they can cry uncontrollably. This situation usually happens to a new born baby around the age of 1 month. This symptom can appear suddenly and can also disappear suddenly. Usually this symptom will disappear when the baby is 4 month old. Although colic mostly do not affect your baby health but it can affect the family, especially for parents and the infant themselves psychologically such as stress and fatigue in emotionally and physically.
Crying is the only communication method that the babies know. With crying the baby will tell their parent that there is something wrong that is bothering them and make them uncomfortable. But in colic even you have applying all the solution that you can think of to calm the baby down, the baby is still relentlessly crying.
Until this day the major reason that causing colic on babies is still unknown. But many researches have shown that there are some factors that can cause colic condition on babies such as;
Gas accumulation. The accumulated gas will cause bloating for the baby and causing them uncomfortable. The gas can come from unhealthy air condition in the baby environment such as smokers or polluted air, and bottle fed baby where the air can come from the bottle teat. Therefore it is important to always burp the baby after feeding them to release the air inside the baby stomach. There are also some medical treatments to dealing the air inside the baby stomach, but you must consult it with your pediatrician to do this.
Lactose intolerant for the bottle fed babies. This happen because the baby digestion system is still very simple, therefore some baby cannot digest the baby milk formula and causing allergy for the baby milk formula. You need to switch your baby milk formula that has hypo allergenic formula for your baby if your regular baby milk formula causing colic for your baby.
Stress. While in their mother wombs, the baby often experienced many stimuli from their mother environment such as sound, movement and vibration. But after the baby is born, they become less experience these stimuli. For some reason this quite and calm condition can make some babies feel uncomfortable and make them stress. For this you can use many methods such as rocking or swinging the baby, using low sound or vibration from your house appliances, or humming when putting them to sleep.
Each baby may need different solution in to solve their colic condition. You can try many methods to find the right one for your baby. Try to discuss it with your family, friends or other mothers that have experience in handling baby colic or your pediatricians.
Taking The Responsibility In Children Education
Posted by admin on January 5, 2017
As parents and guardians of our children, it is our duty and responsibility to ensure that they receive the proper educations. Although we can fully handling our children education by ourselves that does not mean that we can put all the responsibility to educate our children to someone else such as school teacher. Our involvement in educating our children can become the important key to develop and bring out their potential.
The first teacher that a child has is their parents or guardians. They teach the children how to walk, talk and behave while the children are growing. Therefore they also can involve in their children further education to ensure the children success, both in school and life.
Parent’s involvement in children school education
There are many things that parents can do to support and encourage their children education. Many thing around the house and environment that can become education material such as doing some activities that can be done together, playing, house chores, singing, reading activities and many more. Therefore the parents do not have to particularly provide special time to educate their children at home.
And parents can also support their children education from school from home. They can talk about the school, helping with their task once in a while, providing study material such as books, listening and discussing to their trouble at school, develop the habit of regular study and homework. These supports can help the children to improve their learning ability in school.
Parents can also participate in school activities such as chaperone, sport activities, school events, or joining the teacher and parents’ association. In this matter parents need to provide special time for these activities. Therefore for some parents such as single parents may be only able to spare a little time for it such as attending to a school event.
It would be better if the parents can establish a relationship or communication with the teachers. Therefore they can exchange information regarding the children, so there will be mutual understanding about the children, so the parents will not blindly defend or accusing their children completely when there is a trouble without understanding and knowing all the facts.
It is not easy to be responsible parents or guardians; it will take a lot of your patience and time. But it is a necessary effort and sacrifice to help and develop the children potential and enhance the relationship between parents and their children until the end of time.