Doreen Heath March 2, 2021 Color by Number
Is it my imagination, or are parents emphasizing to their young children the preacademic concepts of color names, numbers, and letters of the alphabet much more often and much earlier than any previous generation of parents? Is our society causing us to believe that we are bad parents if our children dont know these things as early as possible? In my view there really are many more interesting things for parents to talk about with very young children, and no doubt our children would benefit if they did. "Force feeding" academic related concepts before a child is developmentally ready can lead to frustration and may cause stress and avoidance or reluctance to learn such concepts. Young children need to learn and deserve to learn a variety of other important early concepts through their own exploratory play and observation.
Although it might seem like a strange teaching method, you can actually use coloring to teach a preschooler important lessons. One of the most basic lessons you will teach them are the names of the colors themselves. When a child is coloring help them to learn their colors by identifying the name of the color in a particular pencil or marker. In front of a group or individual, have a quiz where you ask them to mark specific colors on a blank sheet of paper. You can turn this activity into a little contest by awarding the first child who colors correctly a prize. As children start to learn to write have them write the names of the colors underneath patches of color.
Beginning in 1886, the American roulette wheel was originally numbered from 1 to 28, with one zero, one double zero, and an eagle. The highly famous and popular portal gambling books claimed that these zero slots and eagle icon were not holes or bars, but if the ball dropped into one of those three spaces, but also take all of the bets on the table. During the 1800s, playing roulette became contagious in both Europe and the US. Roulette game so much notoriety around the world, it is believed that this is the reason why many avid gamblers spread the game of roulette to so many different countries. In 1860, the German government abolished gambling in the country, and many other European countries followed suit except for Monte Carlo. This led to the creation of a first-class casino, which encouraged many Europeans to visit Monte Carlo just to gamble. Although the European roulette wheel still only has a single zero, the American roulette wheel still has two zeros. Although Roulette History is very colorful, it still holds the title of the King of casino games.
The Color Psychology of Green Green is a symbol of the natural world. This is a great color for a candidate that has made environmental issues an important part of the campaign. For a one color sign, using a dark green background and white letters presents a sharp, professional look inexpensively while communicating the importance of environmental issues to the candidate. Unlike some more subtle elements of color psychology with other colors, many voters will make the connection between a green yard sign and the environment as they will with a blue sign for a Democrat and red one for a Republican candidate. The Color Psychology of Yellow Yellow is the most visible color. It is bright and cheery. Because of these qualities it draws attention unlike any other color. It is a great choice for campaign yard signs particularly as a background with black text. Yellow, however, works well in combination with a number of other colors including brown, purple, blue and green.
The Color Psychology of Red Unless there arent many other candidates on the ballot, it is often best to avoid red along with blue to differentiate a political campaigns yard sign from the host of red, white and blue lawn signs from other candidates. With that said, when there isnt a glut of candidate yard signs, red is a good color choice. Its associated with love, warmth and comfort. Its also associated with power as in the "power tie." Finally, red is associated with the Republican Party and thus conservatism more generally. The Color Psychology of Blue While blue is associated with calmness and peace, this is generally a secondary consideration to white being a favorite color of many men and that it is a symbol of the Democratic Party. As mentioned, avoid red, white and blue when there are a number of candidates on the ballot to differentiate the political campaign signs from other candidates signs. If that isnt the case, Democrats should consider this color since it is connected with party. Also, candidates who poll weaker with men could consider using blue on their yard signs since it will appeal to them.
The last benefit I would like to discuss, actually consists of two advantages. Coloring allows your childs creativity to blossom, but it also provides insight into a childs emotions, and often child psychologists will utilize this tool to learn more about a childs feelings or frame of mind at a particular time. This is another great benefit of coloring for children, it can help you to understand how exactly your child feels at any given time. Armed with this new information, dont you feel that providing your child with these powerful learning tools is something that you should do? Coloring pages offer a great way to combine learning and enjoyment for your child.