Ability to focus on the sound – auditory attention – a very important feature of a person, without which it is impossible to hear and understand speech.
It is also important to distinguish and analyze the sounds. This skill is called phonemic hearing. A small child is not able to compare the sounds, but you can teach it. The goal of the exercises on the development of phonemic hearing is to teach the child to listen and hear.
THE DEVELOPMENT OF AUDITORY ATTENTION
guess that sounds
You need to show your child what sounds the various items (like paper rustling, like diamonds rings, what sound does a drum, the sound of the rattle). Then you need to play the sounds so that the child has not seen the object itself. And the child must try to guess what object is making a sound.
the sun or the rain
An adult tells the child what they’re going for a walk. The weather is good and the Sun is shining (adult tambourine rings). Then the adult says the rain has gone (he strikes the tambourine and asks the child to run up to him – to hide from the rain). The adult explains to the child that he must listen carefully to the tambourine and in accordance with its sounds “walk” or “hide”.
talking in a whisper
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How can she lie, looking me straight in the eye? The father of ten girls
In our relationship something goes wrong. I don’t understand why she can’t do I say it? If she trusted me, we would speak the truth. Mother of eight year old girls
Lying is one of the biggest problems in the child’s behavior. When you discover that your child is lying, it is not only shock you, but also hurts, Angers, puzzling and disappointing.
Nine-year-old Shelly Jay and her mom came to me a second time. Mrs. Jay in a rage told me that since our last meeting Shelly lied to her twice already. After the first lie mother as punishment for the week taken from the room Shelley TV. But two days later, Shelly lied again, explaining why so late coming home from school.
Until my mother told me, Shelly shyly sat in the chair, but suddenly jumped up and shouted: “it is not fair to take away my TV because I ate the cake!”
Her mother on the same raised voice said, “I took it not because you ate a brownie. I punished you because you lied. I just can’t stand lies.” Shelly didn’t want to repent and threw it in the answer: “And you’re lying. I know adults lie too”.
And, of course, Shelley was right. Not only politicians lie. We all, in varying degrees, Continue reading
Bad habits in children – what are they? Why are there bad habits in children? And whether to deal with them? Children usually know about what bad habits they have – apparently, the adults in the family explain it to them repeatedly.
And the children try to deal with them – sometimes it works, sometimes not.
So what are the habits of childhood can be classified as bad?
Habits of a person are those actions that a person commits first sporadically, then more and more, and then these actions are performed automatically.
At the same time people do not think. do I need to do it or not, because such action is logged into the habit.
There are good habits – wash in the morning, wash your hands before eating or brushing your teeth morning and night. And there are addictions bad, although not everyone agrees.
The idea of the harmfulness of certain habits depends on how civilized or cultural society of the country. Sometimes the same habits in one country are considered bad, but in other places it seems to be normal.
Bad habits in children and bad manners
However, most parents, watching their children say that their children still have those or other bad manners, but mom and dad do not always know how such addictions to fight.
So, if the child eats, for example, chips or crackers, Continue reading