We live in a wonderfully diverse country, filled with cultures from every corner of the world. So, it makes sense that understanding more than one language gives your child a clear advantage in life. So, what’s one of the top recommendations to parents to help their children tackle a second language? Join them in their studies! Here are two benefits of learning a foreign language with your child.
Interactivity Produces Long-term Results
While there is a wide range of learning styles out there, it is generally agreed upon that utilizing learned material in an interactive way produces strong results. And with foreign languages, practicing that vocabulary and those tricky grammar patterns better ensures your child’s proficiency. Relatedly, learning a foreign language with your child provides continual exposure and repetition for both of you, which will better enable both of your communication skills. And as you use the language more, you’ll better retain it for long-term use.
Create A Unique Bonding Experience
As parents, we want to be able to share memorable experiences with our children. Learning a foreign language with your child can certainly be a unique bonding opportunity. It can not only strengthen your relationship but also provide both of you with an invaluable skill in life.
So, if you’re considering starting this journey with your child, visit our online store to browse our selection of international children’s books, CDs, and DVDs!