The child learns in the family to express some of his ideas.
It has to be kept in mind that the child coming to the school for the first time is not a clean slate, i.e., he is already equipped with certain modes of behavior and styles of life.
It is so because at the time of conception in the mother’s womb, the physical and mental conditions of the parents do not always remain the same.
Our children living in the same house have to face different types of environment because of their varying personalities responding to stimuli in different ways.
It is out of the purview of this chapter (and also of the book) to discuss “how the heredity and environment affect the development of a child in different manners.
In the development of the child, the family occupies a pivotal role.The children from the same parents living in the same house are of different family environments.The children from the same parents living in the same house are of different heredities and varying environments.The role of family in the development of the child is not less important than that of the school.In the school various children are given the same type of education, but they do not develop alike because they happen to come from different family environments.The foundation of all the traits of the child is laid by the family environment.The traits of sympathy, generosity, love for justice, truthfulness or such other traits as selfishness, lethargy and speaking lies have the roots in die family environment. Each family has its own ways of deciding who has the power and authority within the family unit, and which rights, privileges, obligations, and roles are assigned to each family member.In most families parents are expected to be the leaders or executives of the family; children are expected to follow the leadership of their parents. It is because of the help of my mother that I got first position in my school last year. We also enjoy all other festivals very much Grand parents are a real gits. He runs a private free of cost clinic for poor people. He has taught great lessons to us for serving poor people. I believe that everyone is not lucky enough to have a loving and kind family. He always inspires and advises us for social service.