Genius of Natural Childhood, The (paperback)
Today: fifty-two percent of parents admit they never read to their child; toddlers watch 4 hours of television daily; more children are obese, enter school developmentally delayed and need special education. Sally Goddard Blythe draws on neuroscience to unpack the wisdom of nursery rhymes, playing traditional games and fairy stories for healthy child development. She explains why movement matters and how games develop children's skills at different stages of development. She offers a starter kit of stories, action games, songs and rhymes. Read this book to discover the secrets of thriving children. Adult level.