Some will immediately say “over”, referring to the fact that computer games contribute to the development of the child. However, “developing character” computer games — just another myth. That develop these games? Reaction speed, attention? Yes. And what does this have to the goals of education? Of course, if we reduce education to the development of mental processes, then the computer quite this helps. Then don’t grumble, if the output corresponding to “product” with the developed reaction rate. If the goal of education is understood as cultivating spiritual maturity, what does the rate of reaction?
It is, of course, not about the dangers of computer which is really necessary in our lives. No, we are talking about the abuse, about the transformation tool, technical tools in the subject of dependency and addiction.
Dependence on any subject of passion (especially from PC) is called additive syndrome. I will not dwell on clinical cases of computer addiction (blurred vision, General physical development, dystonia). Incidentally, the famous Continue reading
Music is an integral part of our lives. For centuries the mother sang a lullaby to the child, etc. Usually parents want their children listened to music, played it, but on the other hand, it is a natural desire begets in them a number of doubts. They are confident that their child will be able, for example, to learn to sing that he has musical talent. Music should be an integral part of human existence, including the life of a child. But on the way to this goal, there are certain difficulties: requires the presence of talent or at least the propensity for music, and a child should learn to enjoy music.
Interestingly, sometimes the child gets more pleasure from playing music of their peers than older professionals. The pleasure derived from music is perceived not only aurally and emotionally, but also muscular.
Currently there are many ways to practice music and to get pleasure from listening to it that don’t require much money or much time.
The child responds to music and he makes musical sounds. He makes rhythmic movements to the beat of the sounds of a refrigerator or a washing machine. Young children often free to experiment with sound, as with everything else that they can see, taste and touch. Continue reading
Every child is looking forward to the summer. However for parents, summer is another headache in search of an answer to the question “what to do with children in the summer”. To spend all three months at the computer or TV is not a good idea. So easy to lose received a year of knowledge and skills. Discuss options that will help them to multiply and to spend the summer with benefit.
1. Holidays at sea. Many families go in summer to the South in order to relax and recuperate. However, this trip does not solve the problem of employment of your child during free time. It is unlikely he will be thrilled with passive beach holiday or idle pastime at the hotel. You should ensure that the program your holiday present interesting excursions, recreational activities, etc. the best option is the choice of accommodation, which among other things offers regular cultural and entertainment programs for children.
2. Stay in the country. Country house – is not only a detachment from everyday life in a secluded place alone with the blooming nature. This is an opportunity to bring a child to work. Continue reading