A unique window of opportunity: 5 months’ gestation to 5 years of age
The younger the brain, the more malleable it is – that’s why young children are like sponges. A baby’s brain builds itself by forming connections in response to the stimulation it receives. The fetus begins responding to sound during month five in the womb, when her sense of hearing becomes fully developed. This means that learning begins before birth.
After birth, the baby’s brain continues wiring itself in response to the child’s experiences of the world. Learning is faster and more effortless than it will ever be again. Acquiring our native language from birth guarantees that we will master that language, regardless of how linguistically gifted we turn out to be as adults...Read More
In fact, there are several special ingredients that you will need even more than teaching materials, programs or a lesson plan.
Put them all together, and you have the BrillBaby recipe for teaching success!
Mix all the ingredients together. The great thing about this recipe is that it doesn’t matter what order you add the ingredients. You can even be a bit loose with the quantities – just so long as you make sure everything’s included!
Before you know it, you and your children will be having the time of your lives playing the wonderful game of learning.
If you’re new to teaching, be sure to join the BrillKids Forum for advice and to meet other parents like you. You should also familiarize yourself with the fundamentals of early learning on BrillBaby.
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The Goodness of Mangos for Baby:
Mangos are loaded with Vitamin A and contain a higher level of carotenoids than almost any other fruit. These carotenoids are said to reduce the risk of cancer as well as heart disease. Carotenoids are also thought to be successful in warding off the common cold.
Mangoes are low in fat, low in calories but very high in fiber. You will also find lots of Vitamins C and B in Mangoes as well as iron, potassium and protein.
When Can Baby Have Mango? Age for Introducing Mango 6-8 Months
Like Papayas, Mangos are tropical fruits and their age for introduction is varied from 6 months and older to 8-10 months being the average recommended age...Read More
The Medela Calma helps baby transition from breast to bottle (and back again) with a flow-control valve that lets baby drink, pause and breathe at his own pace. The vented nipple helps prevent him from swallowing air. $18,Read More
One of the most joyful experiences for a professional photographer is capturing the beauty of an innocent baby. Capturing a baby on photo is easy, but making an everlasting impact with your photo, takes a lot of time, dedication and patience. Below you’ll find 100 beautiful, cute baby photos that will make you smile and give you a new perspective on life. The innocence and adorable faces of these little fellows can make your day!
Bite a Lip
Worried about what to expect from your baby as she nears that monumental first birthday? You’re not alone. Baby development and growth after a first birthday can often feel like…
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