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the truth about why your child must touch everything

The truth about why your child must touch everything

Take care not to lose your child’s eager attempts at learning From The Learning Child set of talks and materials In all they do during these early years, your child is looking for opportunities to learn and understand this fascinating world. But as they look to you for guidance and confirmation of their actions, be …

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lifelong learning from the very beginning

How to support Lifelong Learning from the very beginning

Begin supporting Lifelong Learning from the very beginning From The Learning Child set of talks and materials So, what is the truth about supporting lifelong learning from the very beginning? Actually, it starts long before you might think! Since before they were born, very real learning has been going on in the mind and body …

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want to effectively grow your child’s brain

Learn how to effectively grow your child’s brain

How can you begin growing your child’s brain From The Learning Child set of talks and materials If you want to learn how to effectively grow your child’s brain, firstly you need to start from the very beginning.  Your child’s brain has begun developing since conception.  Meaning that by the time they are born, it …

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developing skills of a lifelong learner

Discover How to Support your child in developing skills of a lifelong learner

Help your child Become a Lifelong Learner From The Learning Child set of talks and materials The ability to learn is a skill, just like any other.  It is a complex process that combines cognitive, linguistic, perceptual, and motor skills in a multitude of formal and informal ways. But luckily, we are all engineered to want to …

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why is play so important to your growing, learning child?

Why is play so important to your growing, learning child?

Scientist, Playwright or Mathematician – Who will your playing child be today? From The Learning Child set of talks and materials Your child will have no hesitancy in freely initiating or valuing the learning potential of play.  But why is play so important to your growing, learning child? When you offer your child resources, ideas …

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play - the most powerful mechanism for understanding the world

Play – The Most Powerful Mechanism For Understanding The World

The Purpose And Beauty of Play From The Learning Child set of talks and materials Through playful experiences, your child is learning to improvise, to interact and to listen.  They are relating to their surroundings as they explore ideas and concepts. And they are gaining an understanding of how the world works and their place …

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Phonic aspirations; should your child read early… or learn to love reading?

Phonic Aspirations: Should your child read early… or learn to love reading?

Encourage deep level learning in your child from day one From The Learning Child set of talks and materials We learn best when we pursue answers to our own questions.  When we have the knowledge, the skills and the means to set our own goals and solve our immediate problems.  This is especially true for …

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how should your child be learning during their pre-school years?

How should your child be learning during their pre-school years?

Learning Fastest… or Learning Deeper? From The Learning Child set of talks and materials As you become familiar with how your child is growing and developing, your thoughts may turn to supporting their learning. You may then be questioning how the genetics they were born with is influencing this; or the impact you are having …

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