Children are the future generation. The proper education of children from an early age to be an important step to form an intelligent personal and polite in the future. That mission is carried Cikeas smart home 2013 was initiated by First Lady Ani Bambang Yudhoyono through Tunggadewi Foundation.
Visit the RPC which is located in the village of Cikeas, Bogor Regency, which is only about 500 meters from Puri Cikeas, the residence of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY) was, like back in the childhood memory. Tree house and the rush of water, an atmosphere that is always desirable to play any children.
Rural atmosphere was immediately felt when the group Radar Lampung set foot there, Sunday (28/4). Shade trees bring fresh and cool atmosphere in the area is 1,512 square meters.
Building of 600 square meters with a floor made two colorful minimalist design combined with bamboo elements add a warm and fresh atmosphere. Dozens of young children aged 5-10 years seen not wait to get a group.
According to the rules that exist in RPC, the children who come must go in groups, so that they can explore each hgtv smart home center that were there.
The Sentra, among others, the book centers provide a variety of books, stationery and calculators; central educational toys; audiovisual centers; computer centers, as well as craft centers devoted to housewives and women around Cikeas.
There are also centers of infant baby's development to share knowledge, love of nature centers, and centers of fungi. Ie oyster mushroom cultivation that could be developed into a cottage industry of local people.
The day was special, because the children are not only able to enjoy computer centers; centers stationery and count; reading centers, as well as play centers. But, also taught movement and songs while learning English. Because the day was the arrival of a team of RPC Bubbles of Love who is conducting workshops to train the intelligence of children through movement and song.
'' We came today to introduce children to the children's songs on the album Bubbles of Love. This time special, because we are also going to teach them a move that could train wit the left and right brain simultaneously,'' explained lyricist in Bubbles of Love, Lily Dawis; accompanied by representatives of the Foundation Tunggadewi, Aliya Rajasa, and the South African ambassador's wife Edith Lehoko that.
He admitted, before holding the workshop was coordinated with a number of experts in the field of children's education. '' All the movement that today we share the RPC and tutor kids have meaning in every movement,'' said the woman entrepreneur graduate of the University of California at Berkeley, USA, it is.
Limited information, since it was launched last year, Bubbles of Love album music arrangements entrusted to the senior musician James F. Sundah it has donated 263 albums and books in the Smart House in all corners of Indonesia through the United Indonesia Cabinet Wives Solidarity (SIKIB). '' So in fact, this time we were invited specifically in the Navigate Hgtv Smart Home 2013 workshop to learn English through songs and most importantly it was, taught movement that can train the brain intelligence of children,'' jabarnya.
According to him, not many know that the cross motion and flicker in children is a difficult movement. They have to coordinate between the left and right brain together.
'' So there is a movement that is taught, that is the song On Top of The Morning greeting that tells the story of a mother to her son in the morning. There is my love of words which requires children hugging herself made a motion with his hands crossed on his chest,'' beber the mother of three daughters.
Simple movements that, if it could be done correctly by a child, the child may actually be easier to remember the left and right. He describe that many children are not able to distinguish where the left and right spontaneously. That's because the motion was not accustomed to synchronize the left and right brain early on.
There is also movement of the fingers move like a jellyfish mimic the motion of the song Pink Jellyfish. There are a number of children who are able to do it, but there is also a difficulty. Therefore, said Lily, as an effort to train the child's motor muscles make movements smooth.
Cash, when the team Bubbles of Love teaches a number of songs in the English language and boisterous atmosphere of movement makes the second floor of the RPC. They look happy and eager to follow the direction of team.
In fact, not infrequently, Aliya also mimicked the movements taught. '' It's very interesting and educative. I happened to be a mother and is excited to teach many things to my child,'' he said honestly.
He admitted, all the songs on the album Bubbles of Love is an expression of genuine affection of a mother to her child. '' I'm definitely going to navigate home. Because I am extraordinarily impressed with the heartfelt lyrics and beautiful music. Singer's voice is also really good,'' he said enthusiastically.
RPC's mission is to help eradicate illiteracy; provide education and understanding about the importance of education; provide moral education, as well as provide training and skills for the community.
: Best Smart Home 2013 for Kids
: Jak Wanane
: Best Smart Home 2013 for Kids