minds are stimulated by the sights and sounds that surround
them, children begin developing learning skills even from
development is aided by caring concern and good nutrition, cognitive ability follows from
a baby's natural curiosity about the world and how to manipulate it to fulfill simple needs.
An infant learns that crying brings food,
comfort and a clean diaper.
As motor skills develop baby learns to bring objects closer to
explore the environment. Everything is tasted as a potential food source until the brain grasps
the concept that eating is not the only enjoyable activity available.
Once that happens, baby begins to conquer
the world. Enriching the space that your baby lives in helps to stimulate brain development. It's the smart parent who encourages early language
skills and an optimum environment for learning, including age-appropriate toys for babies to stimulate motor skills and learning play.
Around the Web, discover more about helping
your child get a head start at top sites that show you how to increase the capacity for early
learning - along with tips on where to find fun interactive games online, homework
help by subject for older kids, plus information on learning disabilities and the signals
that tell you when to seek help ...
School - FamilyEducation.com - Parent's guide for second
to sixth grade students with related milestones, expert skill
building resources, printable worksheets, and related links
to more on homework, reading skills development.
Online - Parenting & Family - With the focus on
learning disabilities including a virtual library of feature
articles offering advice on parent advocacy, coping with ADD,
improving reading and study skills, and practical tips for
dealing with emotional and behavioral problems.