Vectors and 3D Models
Local Search - Family
Weather Information
Get the App for Smartphones and Tablets

Go Back


WhmSoft Free Articles Directory
Free Articles for Reprint
Free Articles to Publish
Free Articles for Newsletters
Videos to Watch


Page Generation Date and Time:
09/26/2017 20:15:36

 
Free the Animation VR / AR
Play to reveal 3D images and 3D models!
   
 
vlrPhone / vlrFilter
Project of very low consumption, radiation and bitrate softphones, with the support of the spatial audio, of the frequency shifts and of the ultrasonic communications / Multifunction Audio Filter with Remote Control!



 
 
Alexa Data
 

Go To Articles Directory Home Page

To get the current article, - See Below (at the bottom of the page) -.
For top news titles, see below.
Web sites and videos listed in this page are frequently updated.
If you find that this page is useful (quality of web sites, images and videos, ...), you can add it to your favorites.
Bookmark Page !

Tell a Friend:



With your mobile phone (WAP / I-Mode / iPhone / PDA), for free:
The Top News - http://www.whmsoft.net/services/wap/news.php
The Daily Files - http://www.whmsoft.net/services/wap/get.php
All the Directory Files - http://www.whmsoft.net/services/wap/choose.php

Web version of feeds:
Podcast Music - http://www.whmsoft.net/services/web/wpodcast.php
Daily Files - http://www.whmsoft.net/services/web/wget.php

You can play the Guitar Drum Revolution game (flash game) by following the link below:
Play Guitar Drum Revolution Game


You can play free online games (flash games) by following the link below:
Free Online Games

Play the samples below:
Myyoung FishingAliens AttackCaptain PotSolitaire 2Bistro Stars

You can view the people (celebrities) news and the front page news (with videos, images and constant updates) by following the link below:
View Recent News
or by visiting the WhmSoft Service blog:
News Photos Slideshows


Article Keyword Videos to Watch
Family
Click on the image to start the video.



Related Topics
Images - Links - Articles

Las Vegas


Related Images



Article Category Videos to Watch
Family
Go to the Videos Pages


The Magic of Wooden Blocks

Toddlers love Wooden Blocks. They will use these classic toys for years, first building simple stacks (or content to bang them against each other, delighted by the clicking sounds) then creating more complex structures as they grow older—castles, bridges for their cars, and houses for their favorite dolls.

Children are usually ready for their first set of blocks when they are 16 months old, well past the instinct to gnaw on anything they hold. It’s far better to buy wooden blocks then plastic ones, even if they cost more. Plastic is far too light, and the surface can be too uneven—children will only become frustrated when their miniature towers slip and fall.

Child psychologists recommend wooden blocks as a way of developing a young toddler’s hand-eye coordination and finger dexterity. As they stack the blocks, balancing one on top of the other, they develop what’s called the “fine” motor skills—the foundation for more complicated tasks like holding a pencil and other small objects. Many young toddlers also enjoy “fill and dump” play, using wooden blocks and pails or small carts.

As children grow older, the wooden blocks help build imagination and creativity. They discover that they can create their own worlds: multi-colored cities, which they can populate with their toy animals and cars. Wooden blocks also work well with sandbox play.

Many wooden blocks are painted, or are emblazoned with letters and numbers. Parents can easily turn this into an opportunity to teach these concepts, lining up blocks to spell a word, or asking children to sort the blocks: “Let’s put all the red ones together.” In fact, at the age of two, it’s advisable to start teaching toddlers how to organize items according to category—which helps build important skills like abstract thinking and comparison/contrast. Children will enjoy doing this with wooden blocks, and will actually enjoy sorting them into small boxes (yes, clean-up time can be a game!)

Parents shouldn’t be discouraged if their toddlers would rather randomly stack the blocks instead of building something (or, as is often the case, seem to get their thrills out of knocking their structures down!). There is no right or wrong way to play with blocks. Follow their lead. If they like seeing the blocks fall down, then build several small towers and give them a ball—and you have toddler bowling! And if they really enjoy stacking several blocks, then turn it into a chance to teach colors or numbers. “Let’s count how many blocks you have.” “Let’s make a red tower. Can you give me a red block?”

Another advantage of wooden blocks is that they encourage social play. Several children can enjoy playing blocks together (unlike a doll, for example, where they have to take turns using it). Bring them out during playgroups, and let them discover how to share and cooperate.

Wooden blocks are also the ideal toy for a group of children of different ages. While a two-year-old child will enjoy stacking them, a four-year-old will create towers and bridges for cars. This is a great advantage for mothers who have several kids, and need to find a way to get all of them to play together.


About the Author: Wishrooms.com offers unique Kid Furniture for bedrooms and playrooms at affordable prices!




Recommended Web Site(s):

Easy Articles Home Page - Articles Directory

Recommended WhmSoft Web Sites, Feeds and WAP Address:

WhmSoft Software Home Page - Software
WhmSoft Services Login Page - Music and Images
WhmSoft Moblog Home Page - Blog - Photo Gallery
WhmSoft Free Online Games Home Page - Flash Games
WhmSoft Services RSS Feed - Daily Music, Image and 3D Flash Animation
Classical Music with Drum RSS Feed - MIDI and MP3 Files
Classical Music with Drum Podcast Feed - MP3 and MP3 Files
WAP / I-Mode / PDAs - Daily Music, Image and Flash Animation

Home Pages:

WhmSoft Free Articles for Reprint Home Page
WhmSoft Services Home Page - Music and Images
Copyright (C) 2006-2017 WhmSoft - All Rights Reserved.