Top 6 Reasons Your Child’s quality of life will be enhanced by learning a Foreign Language
Here is an exploration of just a few of the countless ways in which learning a foreign language at a young age is extremely advantageous.
- enhanced problem solving skills
- better critical thinking skills
- children learning an additional language are more creative
- better flexibility of mind
- increased memory
- developed capacity to multi-task
Between ages 8 and 12, your child will lose the capability to hear and imitate new sounds as they did when they were younger, making foreign language acquisition a little more difficult. Once children learn a second language, it is easier for them to understand additional language structures. This is why experts say that every new language learnt is easier than the one before.
Learning a foreign language opens doors that would not otherwise be opened. Bilingual (or trilingual) individuals are able to connect with countless resources, people, places, and opportunities. A foreign language creates a deeper understanding of and appreciation for humanity and culture, which will enrich your child’s life and personal experiences in the world.
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Children’s Book Week we pay tribute to the magic that happens when families come together to relish story time together. The joy that shines upon the faces of those captivated by the power of stories, enchanted by the turn of each new page. Family reading time is a gateway to limitless fun, adventure and wonder!
Founded in 2014 Great British Nannies is a boutique nanny that provides childcare with a difference. For founder Cleo the Great British Nannies mission goes far beyond a business or a brand, it is a passion and she is motivated by purpose. We caught up with Cleo to find out more about her own childhood, her inspirations and hopes for the future.
With a rise in millennials seeking fulfilment from their day job, it comes as no surprise that the appeal to switch careers and become a full-time nanny is on the up. At Great British Nannies we’ve witnessed countless women and men trade in their high pressured mainstream teaching professions to become a travel nanny for one of our VIP families.