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Reasoning

The development of thinking – One of the theories of cognitive development of the child (piaget) has been called “operational”. The operation is an “internal validity, the transformation product (the”internalization”) external, objective action, coordinated with other actions in a single system, the main feature of which is reversible (for each operation there is a symmetric and opposite operation.

In the development of operational intelligence in children by Jean piaget identified the following four stages.

1. Stage of sensorimotor intelligence, covering the period of a child’s life from birth to 2 years. It is characterized by the development of the ability to perceive and cognize surrounding the child objects are quite stable in their properties and attributes.

2. Stage cooperationamong thinking, including the development of thinking of children aged 2 to 7 years. At this stage the child develops speech, begins the active process of internalization of external actions with objects that are generated visual representation.

3. Stage of concrete operations with objects. It is typical for children from ages 7-8 to 11-12 years. Here mental operations become reversible.

4. Stage of formal operations. Its in its development reach children in the middle ages: 11-12 to 14-15 years. Continue reading

What to do with the child during the summer?

The summer comes, and with the first warm and Sunny days I want to throw away everything and relax, relax, enjoying all the opportunities that gives us time for the holidays. However, for those who want to relax with use. the language school IH Riga prepared an extensive package of offers and significant discounts – up to 50% on all summer programs for children and adults! Summer camps abroad is also a great opportunity to relax and improve their knowledge at the most favorable prices!

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To predict, what will be our Baltic summer, we take only the most daring forecasters. We suggest you not to speculate, and to plan in your power to make the summer of 2011 filled! The school IH Riga you will be able to choose the course that best suits you and level, and on the means and intensity – 1, 2, 3 or 5 times a week. After all, to learn from us in the summer 2 times cheaper than in the winter!

Our school has developed special programs summer language courses for children. If after a hard school year schoolboy scary to even think about textbooks and rote learning, and foreign language Continue reading

The Child and the computer

I Think many parents as I’m concerned-to put or not to put children at the computer?

I have to admit was very confused as to what my four year-old does not want to play childish computer

After all it is clear that in this age without a computer-anywhere and the child should be at home.

The main factors harmful influence of the computer on the human body are:

1. The load on the eyes.

2. Cramped posture.

3. Radiation.

4. Impact on the psyche.

Given these factors, what can be done and how to assist the child in the most secure environment in interaction with a computer

that’s a plus

The majority of children’s computer games stimulate brain activity of the child, develop coordination, motor skills, and improve language skills, and thus create a strong bond between child and parents, as children computer game can be a enjoyable family activity. The development of intellectual abilities of the child, of course, very important, but equally important for healthy emotional growth is love and physical activity.

Teachers are advised to use computer games as a fun pastime and strengthen family ties between children and parents, and create from this tradition, as bedtime stories, which still Continue reading

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