Children have very unique ways of thinking. They also have their own ways to learn about things around. That’s why; in their golden ages, parents must optimize their growth and development. One of them is by facilitating them with education that is in line with their ages. Yes, they need to go to kindergarten.
On the other hand, teachers in kindergarten commonly also have education backgrounds to let them deal with children more professionally. Sure, it may not be easy for them since children’s characteristics and behaviors are different from one to another. Even after parents register their kids in the kindergarten, it is not bad to spare time to play with them at home with some methods below.
Use Picture as Learning Media
People tend to be more interested to learn something when it is visualized, no matter how old they are. For kids, it works more effectively mainly if they are still not good enough in reading. So, parents need to prepare learning media in the form of pictures. They can be pictures of animals, fruits, tools, and others. You should not worry; such educational toys are widely available around. The price is also not too expensive, depending on the materials used and quality for sure. No matter it is, make sure that your kids are motivated to learn about the pictures.
Children are always interested in colorful objects. The brighter and more cheerful they look like, they must want to approach them closer. That’s why; if you want to teach something to a kindergarten student, using objects with various colors is better for them. It is not bad if for a while, your kid’s room is painted with cheerful colors. Choose also colorful furniture and items so that they are more fascinated to learn things they see around.
Let Them Speak
There are children who speak actively while some others are not. No matter which type of your children, you must let them speak actively even when they are at home. You can start it to tell what you have done in the office first. This way, it is expected that your children can also tell about what they do at school. Of course, in case they are not interested to tell their stories, you must give them some questions. This is how to encourage children to speak up even at school.
One of the key points to teach students in the early ages is role playing. This method is widely used by teachers in kindergartens. So, why don’t you try to do the same thing when at home? you can create some characters to let him or her be more interested in learning. You can use toys they already have like dolls or robots. Besides, you may draw them some characters and let the kids name them. Make sure the children have chances to create their own stories using the characters. Well, their imaginations are very wide. As parents, you must help them to explore it.