READING IS MENTAL EXERCISE
3 x 20 = Success
Reading is a full body workout for a child’s mind. MRI studies of children have found that reading lights up their whole brain. The front of the brain which deals with reason, speech, and problem solving; the back dealing with vision; and both sides of the mid-brain which process perception, sound, memory, and speech are all activated by reading.
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EMOTIONAL BENEFITS OF BEDTIME STORIES
Recent research demonstrates how important it is for children to feel loved. Study after study shows that children who feel loved will become emotionally and physically healthy adults. Children who feel loved are better able to trust, feel more secure in relationships, and have a greater sense of confidence and inner peace. They are more likely to be achievers and report happiness and satisfaction in…
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Bedtime stories can give tremendous benefits to children and parents. Here is a quick look at some of the may things that a regular bedtime story can do:
Church librarians can use this kind of information to encourage reading among families. Grandparents make great readers too!
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"Where Do Belly Buttons Come From?" is a new book published by CrossBooks that is sure to please. Written by a seasoned pastor with a heart for reaching children and families, the book has received exceptional reviews by all. See the review page at www.WhereBellyButtonsComeFrom.com.
In a nutshell, this nicely illustrated book is about children visiting their loving grandparents. They…Continue
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