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Taking Violin Lesson At Your Home

It is one of parent duty to provide proper education for their children. The best way to do it is by entering them to regular school education or home schooling education. With good education, the children will develop, trained and enhance their knowledge, interest and skill. Therefore they will have better chance to facing and overcome their own future. 

Taking violin lesson 

Beside taking the main course education such as school the children can also taking to many difference course that suits to their interest, talent and skill. For example you can develop your children skill in music by entering them to music course such as violin lesson. There are many good violin tutors that give violin lesson to people who are interested in this instrument. Whether they do an one on one private lesson or with many participants in course.  

Some of them are even use the technology to teach their pupil by using online or violin video lesson. Therefore the hindrance of strict time schedule and distance location are eliminated and people can learn violin at home in their own free time. It takes determination to become eloquent with this music instrument, therefore violin lesson is also a good way to train and build patient, confident and discipline.

Preparing Your Children For Kindergarten

How can we as parent help our children so they can prepares themselves at kindergarten? It is known that children who are prepared and comfortable with their first school experience will have better chance to have a great result in their study and achievement. Parents are the first teachers for children; therefore it is our job to help them prepare for kindergarten life by introducing them to key concepts about what they will encounter at kindergarten. You can do that by enjoyable, exciting and fun method using the combination of playing and education at the same time.

You can introduce your child with basic education concepts such as make them familiar with the numbers, colors, shape, structure, alphabet, reading, song, etc while playing with them. You can use their interest as preference to teach them. You also can use any possible ways such as, book, music instrument, movie or surrounding environment. By making the learning activities as much fun and enjoy as possible, the children will have the positive feedback from the learning activity and will be much easier to absorb and learn to what they have experienced.

These activity wills assist them to become more comfortable and self esteem as they encounter resemble concept at the kindergarten, and able to absorb the lesson much better. Make them facing something that they are not prepare to, can make them feel anxious and stress. This will hinders their concentration and lessen their ability to learn.

It is also a good thing if you can practice your children to become separate from yourself for a moment. Make them spending sometime with other people outside your own family such as babysitter, daycare center or play group. This will help them to become more independent, relax and less anxiety when they have to separated from their family for few hours at kindergarten.

Children are like plant that will grows and blooming at different times. But, it is our responsibility as parents to assist and nurture them by giving them the experience that they need to grow.

Learning to Read in Kindergarten

For kindergartners, the expectation of entering school may be really big. That’s because most of the children know that means they will start learning how to read. Actually the truth is they only learn it after a few months in the kindergarten.

Usually the Learning will start with letter introduction and the ability to recognize and pronounce the sounds of the letters. This is usually called as phonics. Most children will start to decode (sound out words) in the three months after the kindergarten started. Beside the phonics, reading lesson will include sight words. Sight words are words that usually can be found in word such as, “the” or “my”. The pronouncing sight word that is not complies with phonetic principles, causing them difficult to pronounce it. To memorize these words can develop the reading fluency and comprehension greatly.

Reading ability need te get practice. The essential component is the correlation between home and school. To assist your children practice you could give them reading books for beginning readers. Normally the books will contain:
• Simple sentence that consists simple words
• Colorful, with pictures that suited with the text
• Short and simple stories with a little pages and match to the child interest

Encouraging reading practicing at home is very simple. You can put your child’s reading practice book in a special bookcase or box in their room. Selecting the book for their practice also can motivate them to read in itself.