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Language, Learn Spoken Language -

Researchers, Hart and Risley found that the number of words a child hears in the first three years of life was a better predictor for the size of the child’s vocabulary at age 11 than any other factor that was studied including the parents’ IQs, the family’s socioeconomic status, or the school that the child attended The more words your child hears in the first three years, the more likely your child will have a larger vocabulary later in childhood.

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French, Language, Language Program, Mandarin, Spanish, Your Baby Can Learn! Language Program, Your Baby Can Learn! Languages -

Not only is learning a foreign language easier for children than it is for adults, but children who are exposed to other languages also do better in school, score higher on standardized tests, are better problem solvers and are more open to diversity...

Read about my experience with language at an early age and what we passed on to our children...

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Brain, Building Zones, Early Childhood Education, Early Education -

So, in creating this website, my husband came across a bunch of very interesting and fun sites promoting learning and enriching opportunities for kids and parents.  One site in particular, was a site called Brain Building in Progress.  This site was launched in 2010, which I found amazing because I had no idea it even existed. 

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conversation, culture, Fun, learning -

I take every opportunity to make learning fun.  Make it a game.  

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