Category School-age child

School-age child

What should every seven-year-old know?

Many experts believe that modern education is going the wrong way. We devote several years to feel the children a long list of skills that they can not use in practice. We spend too much time absorbing dry facts, and we devote too little space to learning critical thinking.
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When is it free in the 2017/2018 school year?

The school year begins on 4 September, because 1 September falls on Friday (and according to the Act, if 1 September falls on Friday or on the weekend, the beginning of the year falls on the next business day). There are many days off in the coming year, just like last year. A lot of holidays fall on the weekend (e.g.
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What should a seven-year parent know?

At the age of seven, our carefree child is already turning into a more serious elementary school student. He faces new goals and responsibilities, as well as challenges that a seven-year-old will be happy to face. If you are a mother of a child at this age, check what your child should know and how to support its development in a positive way at this important stage of life.
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The first bra for a girl - when?

Each child develops at his own pace. This applies to both height, weight and the rate of puberty. Children not only observe these changes, but also compare how they look to how their peers grow up. In the case of girls, a lot of emotions arouse in the development of the bust and the associated dilemma - when was the first bra for a girl?
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300 zlotys for each child - what is the new program?

300 zlotys for each child or layette for every school-age child is a preview of a new government program known as "Good Start". The money is to be transferred to parents of children attending primary and secondary school up to the age of 20. Every applicant is to get PLN 300, income criterion will not be taken into account.
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Type 2 diabetes in children - how does it develop, what symptoms does it give? Who is exposed

Diabetes is one of the most important and dangerous civilization diseases. Children are also falling more and more often. Half struggle with type 1 diabetes, the other half struggle with non-insulin-dependent diabetes, i.e. type 2 diabetes. Most often, type 2 diabetes is diagnosed in obese children. Unlike type 1 diabetes, her occurrence is affected by an unhealthy lifestyle.
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Rubella. A few words about mild childhood disease

A generation ago, rubella was a common, harmless and widespread contagious disease. Today it is relatively rare. Despite this, it happens, so it's worth knowing its symptoms and how to deal with it. Rubella, or what? Rubella, also known as German measles, or three-day measles is an infection caused by the rubella virus.
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A left-handed child at school - challenges you can handle

The beginnings of schooling for many children are not easy. Learning to write can be particularly difficult. It is often a real challenge for left-handed children, who constitute 15% of all children starting school. Why is it more difficult for left-handed children? What are the rules to remember if your child has a leading left hand?
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How to recognize a mental disorder in a child?

The times when mental illnesses were taboo have already gone into oblivion and although we are still far from the openness of Western societies, for several years now Poland has also been paying more and more attention to mental health. Notably more often, children suffering from mental disorders are surrounded by psychological and psychiatric care.
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The child does not drink much. Is it wrong?

Water is the main component of our body (it is assumed that it constitutes up to 75 percent of the weight of the newborn and about 60 percent of the weight of the older child). Thus, its delivery, adequate to the age and health of our child, is as important as the proper supply of calories, vitamins and minerals.
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What can you do for your son today?

You raise a son to be an empathic person. You say he can cry because tears are not a shame at all. You encourage him to play with his sister and teach that fists are not the best argument in resolving a dispute. Then your special child goes to school and suddenly it turns out that a classmate who is able to fight loudly for his own is gaining a strong position in the class.
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