the Impact of music on children
Music is a special world with bright colors, wonderful melodies and pleasant tones. There is hardly even one person music can remain indifferent. Numerous scientific studies have proven the beneficial effects of classical music on children and adults, as well as animals and even plants. Oddly enough, but the melodious music is able to stimulate the growth and development of all living things.
The influence of music on child development
The influence of music on child development is really very significant. Children have a very sensual perception of what surrounds them. Therefore, the music they react in a special way, more openly and directly. If you enable a young child to classical music by Bach, Beethoven, and, for example, of Mozart, he will quickly learn to distinguish between them and soon will no longer ask You to include Bach. It’s completely natural, because this composer lived a hard fate, and most of his works it reflects very brightly. Adults appreciate music in a different way, from the point of view of complexity and unexpected decisions, but children are just ways to feel the feelings of the composer. And that’s fine. Therefore, parents should introduce your baby to the world of classical music as early as possible Continue reading
Worldwide adoption of children left without parental care, becomes, so to speak, more and more popular. A lot of movie stars, show business, television, politicians become adoptive moms and dads: Angelina Jolie and brad pitt, Nicole Kidman and Tom cruise, Sharon stone, Meg Ryan, Michelle Pfeiffer, Steven Spielberg and others. Among the Russian “ stars ” there are also adoptive parents: Svetlana Sorokin, Alexey Serebryakov, Tatyana Ovsienko, and former Manager of the President of Russia Pavel Borodin two adopted children, two under the care and a foster home.
Six out of ten Americans have experience with adoption (adopted or were adopted themselves, or have gone through it their relatives). In Russia adoptive parents is significantly less. According to a VTsIOM poll conducted in 2006, 81% of Russians are not going to adopt a child. The share of potential adopters – only 13%. Of those polled only 1% of adopted children.
Who are the people willing to become foster parents, why and with what feelings they do, what they are willing to break the habitual way of life? The desire to take a foster Continue reading
“The child is already a year old, and he still can’t walk to the potty”, — Kolko throws an experienced neighbor or loving mother-in-law. And you zealously undertake to correct this omission. The kid in confusion, he protests and “fun” of you: we need only to lift it from the pot and put on clean clothes — he defecates you “out of spite”. Mom in hysterics, anger and bewilderment: why is he doing this? The answer is very simple: until a certain age by psychological and physiological characteristics of the organism, the kids don’t feel the need to go to the toilet. Anal muscles and the urogenital system are not yet ready to hold feces. And the pants-wetting does not cause the baby any discomfort.
It often happens that the mother is making a hell of effort ahead of time, and it makes no sense: at an early age of the child it is impossible to housebreak. And when is the right time for this, the tormented mother gives up and leaves every attempt.
When to begin this difficult process of accustoming to potty or the toilet and how to make it the most efficient and quiet? Here are guidelines and tips that will help you to understand.
When to teach a child to potty?
Do not rush things. Modern pediatricians recommend to teach a child to potty no earlier than 18 months. If the friend brags that in 10 months, her daughter is already Continue reading