Early learning has been recognized as an integral part of child rearing for some time now – and with the advent of the internet, it has only become more and more important. Children need to be prepared for the life when they enter school. The problem is that a lot of parents do not know much about it or are skeptical of it – preferring their children to develop at a natural pace and not wanting to interfere. However, this is not true – children need to be nurtured from a young age and they need all the support their parents are able to give them.
Better Test Scores
It has been shown time and time again that starting your child’s education early will benefit their test scores when they start school. Test scores might not be the greatest test of intelligence, but they do mean a lot in school and for any advancement in life as they are looked at everywhere. Beginning your child on an educational journey is one of the steps you can take to ensure that their future is bright and full of hope.
Children are very inquisitive. They always want to know about their surroundings, which is why when a child is lacking in knowledge – it can get very depressed. The more your child knows, the more their confidence will grow. The old days of ignorance being bliss are long gone and websites such as Wikipedia have instilled a need to know more about the world in many people today. If you start your child off correctly, then there is no need to fear for them losing their confidence with any subject that they might take at school or at college.
Greater Reading Ability
The child who reads is a child who will succeed goes an old saying. This is particularly true in today’s world with websites that offer lots of information on a wide variety of topics – and the sheer amount of new books coming out. Starting your child’s love of reading at an early age is crucial to their development. Don’t let them down by not getting them in the mood to read, as it could hamper them immensely – particularly at university level.
It will give their brain a boost
It’s been proven time and again that children who are started on an early learning program tend to have higher IQ’s and increased mental capacity. Now what parent wouldn’t love that?
Melanie Thomas (CEO Melrose Kids Ltd) is a mother of two boys and lives in London, England. Melrose Kids Ltd are the official distributor of Brainy Baby® products in the UK and Ireland.
For 15 years, The Brainy Baby Company has been a pioneer and leader in childhood early education in the form of DVDs, Books, flashcards, Games and Toys for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers. The award-winning line of videos, CDs, books, games, and toys introduce educational subjects such as letters, languages, shapes, animals, art and music.