I like to shake!
All children adore shaking! On a horse - a rocking chair, a suspended swing in the yard, on parental knees... The main thing - to feel again absolutely small and to remember how it was good to rock slightly in a stomach at mother.
Above, above! - with delight the kid shouts, having seized hands ropes on which a swing is suspended. He is only three years old, and he is not able to be shaken independently yet, but already knows how it is exciting - to fly up in the sky when you are helped by reliable father`s hands. The sweet horror gives to this occupation special sharpness. Once a swing reduces speed, the child begins to poor-mouth: Still, well, father, above, still! He wants to be carried away up and easier to feel air - for it it is unforgettable minutes of the real happiness.
of Reminiscence of life to life
From the first days of life the newborn feels incomparable pleasure when mother takes it on hands and quietly shakes. Custom to rock to sleep children originates in an extreme antiquity and meets in all cultural communities of the world. And not without the bases: its advantages cannot be overestimated. It is known that a motion sickness helps the child to calm down, - the expert in the field of psychomotility of Alexandria explains to Saint`s de - Castes. - In - the first, for the physiological reasons: it influences polukruzhny canals at the level of ears, causing drowsiness. However the main thing nevertheless is that it is one of the first types of contact of the kid with world around. A motion sickness unites mother and the child: they together, they are connected by the general feeling. Between them the deep interrelation which cannot be expressed in words is created.
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It no wonder that all children want to feel these feelings again and again! When my eldest son was absolutely small, he cried, demanding that it was taken on handles and shook, - Natalya remembers. - And I optional had to do it, both the father, and the grandmother could replace me. By the way, soon enough we noticed that to the kid not all the same on what side to lie, - he calmed down only when it was put a head to the left side of a breast, opposite to heart. It is quite possible that the familiar sound in combination with rocking caused in the boy of reminiscence of its former existence in a mother`s stomach when it moved with mother in one rhythm.New pleasures
the Kid grows at
, and a motion sickness on hands is gradually replaced by other entertainments. The adult helps it to rise, carefully tightening for handles. What surprising impressions! The child attentively looks to you in the face and greedy examines everything around - he began to see the world under other, new corner.
Later when the kid learns to sit independently, there will come the turn of the real games with rocking. Sitting astride knees at the adult and feeling itself protected from troubles, he likes to lean back forward, back, again forward... And it is any more not those old movements which turned out at the child when he nestled all the little body on the adult! Now their rhythm is set by words of the simple poteshka passing from generation to generation: On an equal path, on an equal path, hillocks, hillocks, a pole - boom! Both of my daughters were crazy from a pole - boom, - Tatyana remembers. - They laughed loudly as mentally ill people and were ready to jump on hummocks for days on end without a break!Incentive of development Poteshki`s
and rocking teach the kid to find
pleasure in the movement and a rhythm, but - help to understand the most important that such parting. At the end of the game steadily comes Boom! when the kid falls, but he is picked up right there by reliable and strong hands. Some psychologists consider that this game serves as a prototype of loss and new finding. The fright is replaced by pleasure from tender embraces, the kid calms down and becomes surer: he knows that the big and strong adult will always manage to catch it...
Growing up, the child studies new games. It with pleasure is shaken on a horse, on a wooden board - a swing, and by two and a half years uncontrollably pulls it to sweep on the swing suspended on a crossbeam... Any physical activity, and especially rocking, brings it original pleasure. And the most wonderfully is the fact that these movements play an important role in psychomotor development of children, - notices Alexandria Saint`s de - Castes. - When the little athlete is shaken on a swing, he gradually acquires ideas of a rhythm, space, increases muscular force, learns to keep balance. And it is not terrible if at it the head begins to be turned! It allows it to perceive in a new way own body.
the Dizziness caused by strong rocking shows