All kindergartens and primary schools are now implementing school reform and have moved to the 4.5-day week. Is it really beneficial for children? Yes, assures François Testu, chronopsychologist. Students now have classes four and a half days a week. How is this good news for them?
Category Your child 5-11 years
"Chat", "find", "around" ... these are some of the words in the list that he must remember for tomorrow. What's the point, how does it work in class and how do you help your schoolboy? Our advices. At CP, then regularly at CE1, your child must learn a list of words. These are not unknown to him.
"Do you know what?" I have a presentation! "This is your very enthusiastic schoolboy ... Prepare to support this great momentum so that it stays up to D-day! Here is how your schoolboy gets started in school and how to give him a boost at home. Sometimes the day before, or two days before for the luckiest parents, your child asks you to do his "presentation" with him.
For some time, the body of your child is changing ... buds of breasts point, some hair appear ... While yesterday, he was your little baby, your child begins puberty! How to accompany it? The advice of Dr. Béatrice Di Mascio, pediatrician in Paris. Who disturbs it?
Agitation, guilt, incomprehension ...: few parents remain indifferent to a plaintive: "I'm bored, I do not know what to do" with their child. What does he really express? How to react ? Explanations and advice. What do they say when they say, "I'm bored"? Case # 1: You have just unfolded your deckchair to dive into your thriller, and your son begins to whine: "I'm bored!
Esquimau-DVD solo ... it's a bit that's also becoming big. At what age do you leave him alone one afternoon or one evening? The answer of Etty Buzyn, psychoanalyst. The babysitter is failing you on a Wednesday, you have to work late and nobody on hand to supervise your child. And if you left him alone?
In terms of color, we hear everything and its opposite, especially about its influence on the character. "Certainly, says Jean-Michel Correia, teacher color, it plays on our perception of the world and our balance, but there is no good or bad color, it's all about light!
Vaccines are a protection against very serious diseases. To register in kindergarten, some are mandatory. When entering CP, if your child's immunization schedule is not up to date, the school doctor will report it. Here is a small reminder of the vaccinations to do for your child.
Have a nice holiday? Have a great job? What can the children of today dream of? The Fnac Eveil et Jeux asked the 4-11 year olds what their dearest wishes were. Interviewed by Fnac Eveil et Jeux, 300 children aged 4 to 11 told the three dreams they would like to see if they had a magic wand.
Now that he knows how to read, your schoolboy will tackle the construction of sentences. First by observing. Conduct the investigation with him: where is the verb? Find out how this learning is done in the classroom and how to help it after school. From grade 2, your child gets into what programs call "the study of language", our good old grammar.
Your children are arguing. Is it better to let things happen or intervene, and how? The advice of the magazine Apple Api to understand what is happening between brothers and sisters and know how to react ... Understanding the rivalries between brothers and sisters "When are we brought back to the hospital this little brother?
Tonight, your child has in his schoolbag a text to reread for tomorrow. The opportunity to show you his progress in reading and, for you, to congratulate him! Discover how this learning is done in class and how to accompany your schoolboy at home. At CP and CE1, your child has a re-reading text for the next day.
This last year of elementary school is important for your schoolboy. The CM2 will allow it to be even more autonomous and to gain momentum. He has to prove that he has all kinds of abilities to land well in college. Our advice to accompany him. The CM2: the calm before the storm Before being assaulted by the torments of the preadolescence, your child begins a year of relative psychic tranquility.
In a few days, your child will go back to school ... and the rhythm that goes with it! To prepare it at best, it is essential to help him to settle down now by gradually forgetting the habits of the holidays. Why is it important? How to do ? Test your knowledge!
No more kindergarten! Here is for your schoolboy time for great learning and openness to others. CP is a promising year! Your child is going through an important physiological stage: his senses, especially the sight, are maturing. Its brain development is almost complete, so your little student is less tired when you seek his attention.
Thousand and one questions cross his mind. One certainty: he knows which side he belongs to. That of girls or boys. That's also the CE1! CE1: girls with girls ... From this period, your child begins to clearly affirm his sexual identity. While he had always played indifferently with girls and boys, from CE1 he now tends to favor same-sex buddies as him.
While France has long been champion of European repetition, it has become almost exceptional since the start of 2015 and the law of Refoundation of the school. Here are the main reasons that motivated this choice. 1. Unprecedented efficiency and high cost In France, repetition was a well-established practice.
Friendly relations are important during this year of CE2, marked by a certain serenity in terms of learning. After the first two years of primary school, reading is in principle well established, the school rhythm and its integrated constraints: your child thus approaches this year of CE2 with serenity in terms of learning.
After the CP, this is another big step that awaits your schoolboy: the college. If this return to the 6th is worrying for your child and for you, it will allow him to access more autonomy. Our advice to accompany him to the best. It must be recognized that the entry into the 6th is undoubtedly the return most "messy" of schooling.
Throughout the year of CM1, a demanding program awaits your schoolboy who will have to learn to work alone more often. This is good, he is at an age where he is sociable and well disposed! Here's how to accompany it. CM1: place to address and patience Towards 9 years, the evolution of the neuromuscular system allows your child to have more and more precise gestures, to address games of skill, to be more calm , to start again until he is satisfied with the result.
Passage to the CP, entry in 6th ... some receipts are symbolically more important than the others. Yet, they are all unique for your child, who takes new steps with them in their emotional development. Back to the CP: senses at maturity Finish the years of kindergarten! Here is for your schoolboy time for great learning and openness to others.