Unemployed parents, children are smaller than their peers

On the social status of parents depends not only the chances of the children in the future, but also health. The German scientists managed to prove that the unemployed mom and dad kids below and thinner than their peers. And body weight is known to be an indicator of the quality of received medical care […]

When choosing a kindergarten important – quality

For a child’s development no matter in what kindergarten or nursery goes the baby — a crucial role plays the quality. Moreover, the smaller the child, the quality is more important. To such conclusion scientists from the University of Texas (USA), the results of their work were published in the scientific journal Child Development. Quality […]

6-month-old children already understand most of the words

Despite the fact that at the age of 6-9 months, most children are able to utter only a few sounds, or babbling “BA-BA”, they already know, which means most of the words who use their parents. To such conclusion scientists from the University of Pennsylvania (USA) Elika Bergelson and Daniel Swingle. The results of their […]

Children will jump during all of the lessons

In recent years, scholars have devoted much attention to developing children’s interactive educational books that are meant for the computer. However, the training, sitting in front of the screen, not much different from learning by book, said the researcher and author of the new Martina Lucht from the research from Fraunhofer Institute of digital media […]

9 ways to help your child grow a creative person

Children from birth, love to dream and explore. At the same time, creativity helps kids develop better both mentally and emotionally. Moreover, children’s masterpieces it is possible to find application in the household: decorate a baby room with his own pictures or to use to create the design of curtains for the nursery. Experts in […]

Children-bilinguals growing up, will become richer peers?

It has long been proven that bilingualism plays a significant role in the development of the child. It is known that children-bilinguals mix languages that use, though sometimes borrow words from one language when speaking another. These kids, unlike their peers who speak only one language, are able to distinguish between sounds of all languages, […]