Games help physical, mental development, employable skills and habits, which are produced outside of games.
The game – a powerful means of educating the baby.
For games and activities in the apartment should be a children’s area. Here it is necessary to put a table, a chair, selected by the child’s age where you can do building material, playing Board games, to sculpt, to cut, to paint.
The selection of toys is serious business. For every age need an appropriate set of them. You should not buy a lot of toys and dump them in a drawer. Together with the child they should be put in order: to wash, to put on the table or put on the shelf. It develops in him the habit of the order, have to play.
Kid games age 1 – 2 years
Year-old child enjoys collapsible toys. Often the child likes simple toys. But often he doesn’t want to play cubes, more time playing with pots, pans, seeing as “playing” with them mother.
Between a year and eighteen months the child tries to imitate the actions of adults: puts doll to sleep, carries her to the truck, feed the bear, a doll, a toy animal “beats” wheel cube.
Gradually increases a kid’s attention. Child likes playing with the sand, build from it, cast in a sandbox, a digging shovel. This age child should be accustomed long to play with one toy, bringing the game to the end. The child’s second year, it is interesting to look at the cat, the dog, the car. Older interesting traffic, bus, boat, visit to the zoo.
Child 2 – 3 years
Closer to two years the child imitate the older children. On the second and third years rather playing with a doll, dice. In order to motivate baby doll, need to sew sections of material of clothes for her, showing how to use it.
You should not give the baby lots of toys, their abundance calm, dissipates the attention. Some of them have the time to clean up (drawer, suitcase). When meeting with them, the child will enjoy them like new. When buying toys, it is important to take into account the possibility of satisfaction of needs of the child in motion. Summer balls, trolleys, rope; winter: shovels, sledge. All toys should be washed thoroughly with soap and hot water, dry them, attracting to this procedure the baby.
It is very important to teach a child to respect his toys, books, clothing. Do not throw them after the game to clean itself on its location (table, shelf), available to the child.
While walking, preferably with a child to play “catch-up” in the ball toy on wheels, ride on his tricycle. Very mobile children demand a lot of attention, daily instilling in them the skills quietly and intently to play, to perform their assignments. A child’s play should be combined with rest and a balanced diet.
Child 3 – 4 years
To three years the child gets great pleasure in the company of other children. 3-4 years is able to “fight back”, not allowing them to control you, loves to imitate adults: to wash, dinner to cook, to iron, to make “injections” to play the seller, hairdresser, doctor. With proper direction of play in this period it is of considerable importance for physical and mental development of the child. Especially loved ball games.
At preschool age the baby imitating adults and their actions. For games useful doll, stroller, airplane, car, animals, blade, clockwork toys, construction material.
It is very important from an early age the child to develop the habit of self-organization, the ability to myself to find something, to be always busy remembering that laziness, sloth, idleness predispose to the pranks, the mischief and the caprices.
To the game the child should be taken seriously, carefully. Not to disturb him during the game, you cannot undo them in the game. To clean up their toys it needs after the game he is raising his order and arrangement to it.
Before school the children will also interest in peaceful pursuits such as painting, sculpting, Board games.