Holding a conversation can be one of the most socially demanding tasks for anyone – adults included. However, it is still a very important skill to build and no matter how socially awkward one is, it is possible to become a natural conversationalist. But why is it important for children to hold conversations well?
If learning to read is your child’s biggest problem, I have good news for you. Reading is never going to be an issue again once you learn the science behind it. The reason so many children struggle with their reading is because they have been taught methods that do not line up with how scientists have discovered humans learn best. And that is through systematic phonics instruction.
When it comes to describing how and why children behave a certain way, the phrase “monkey see, monkey do” explains it all. Children are primed to follow the behaviours, habits and demeanours of the people around them.