Attention Fitness

Attention fitness is necessary so that a child can finish reading a page. A focused mind is vital to be creative and problem solving requires patience. Yet attention fitness is seldom practiced or modelled to children. Fast ideas and suggestions may be valued but insights and understanding may take time to develop. Paying attention is …

Imaginary Friends And Story Telling

Imaginary friends lurk in many houses and they accompany some children everywhere they go. Imaginary friends are a part of many children’s normal development and children can identify and explore different characteristics when they play with their imaginary friends. They can be brave and curious. A world filled with exciting adventures can be discovered together …

Scribbling

    Scribbling Adults tend to refer to a young child’s first writing as “scribbling”. You can compare scribbling with babbling.  Scribbling is not “proper writing” and babbling is not “proper speech”.  But babbling is vital for language development, and scribbling should be encouraged since it is important for the development of writing and reading …