How the developing child can be helped at home
Mentis-XL have produced,
for the developing child, a new programme that targets key
aspects of development in the Early Years Foundation Stage (eyfs) (pre-school - 3-5).
The developing child needs stimulation to help their early learning and
Parents can see their developing child rapidly
change in abilities over the early years and want to know how
they can encourage this development.
How we can help your developing child in the
crucial preschool years.
To help you develop your child's skills, we have therefore produced a
structured programme suitable for preschool children that should help
with early learning, improve their emerging skills and identify areas that need
Unlike many educational toys, our programme is not based on reading, writing
or arithmetic. Instead a structured series of activities has
been developed to encourage movement skills, thinking skills,
social skills in preschool children aged three to five.
Movement skills are paramount. More than half
the preschool children assessed recently in one Education Authority did not have age-appropriate
movement skills. Developing movement skills is a key stage in
overall neurological development.
On our website is information relating to this
programme and a sample video showing the type of exercises we
are trying to encourage parents to try.
For more information on
how the developing child can be helped with our development
programme click here.