Today, early child education is being encouraged to most parents because it can enhance your child’s learning ability at a very young age. Actually, it is the key in knowing how a child will behave and participate in school and in his or her life in the future.
The age of two is not too early for your children to start their learning process. Teach them first about what is safe and what is not. Moreover, a three-year old toddler can already learn to talk using a telephone. You can even teach them how to make emergency calls.
Some factors to consider for the early education of a child are: they easily get bored and their attention is limited to only one interesting thing. Still, as a parent you need to be very patient as this will greatly affect how your child will perform in his or her school.
You may begin their education at home. The following are some lessons you can use for your child’s early education. These are just simple ways on educating your child.
1. The Importance of Reading
You can use can mathematics, communication or formal education books as a reference for your child’s first attempt to read. You do not actually need to buy these books. There are many libraries offering different kinds of children’s books. You can visit your local library and borrow one from them. On the other hand, if you want your child have their own books, there are bookstores that provide second hand books, which are still in good condition.
2. Teach your child how to count
Teaching your child mathematics starts with counting. Count everything, your fingers, your steps, everything you see.
3. Teach your child how to communicate well
Communication is one of the most important skills in life. Wherever you are in life, the ability to communicate well with your peers is important and will take you further in your endeavors.
4. Teach your child about the human body
Most pre-school teachers teach this to their students. It is important to teach your child in advance so that they will know how to participate in class discussion once they go to school. When your child is honed to discussion, he will surely beat his classmates in terms of recitation.
You can teach many important things to your child. Start with the basics. However, do not put too much pressure on your child because children tend to be easily annoyed when they are being pushed into something.