Q: Why are he first five years of a child's life so important?
A: The first five years is to inculcate positive and good habit learning. Success starts early you will see this result turn into good habit and translate into good discipline. Children coming to iop is not to look for answers, is discovering solution to the answers, well ahead well advanced.
Early childhood learning is to create thinker not follower
The first five years is a good time to stimulate a curious mind, the more the mind interact the more neurones the mind wire up. This give logic a purpose, an existence and imagination. A meaning to a child's curiosity.
Last Question: should i start early or late?
A: The earlier they learn the more time they have, the more exposure of things around them. Learning requires good environment and people around. But don't not neglect one most important element is give them enough time to learn. Seriously learning cannot be rushed. Let them have a good first 5 year to enjoy the beautiful, good experience and memory of the childhood and learning in a most natural form. As they will be built up to be a positive child to become good people and great leader in their life.
Success is a constant habitual of good practise in a good environment.
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Why and what the Importance of early learning
Learning happens everywhere – at home, in centres, parks and shops. Everything they encounter offers a new learning experience. Why is early learning important?
Children who start ahead tend to stay ahead. Significant differences in children's development are evident by age two. The early years provide the foundation for the rest of a child's life.
Children are not born to know they are born to learn. Quality early learning experiences are important. This environment create opportunities to discover the child's potential.