All children love to play and have fun. As a child grow, physical and mental developments occur resulting to different stages of play and activities. A teenager will never enjoy anymore the play of a 3 year old kid because teens play or activities are different to a young kid. There are appropriate activities and play for every age bracket. As parents, be aware of these changes as your child grows. You might b very busy at work not noticing the changes happening to your child. Kids love to learn new things by exploring. As a mother or a father, you should know how to find the best activities for your child that he could enjoy. It is a good idea to spend some time with your kids while they are playing. Kids really appreciate a parent who plays with them.
Let you kids decide if he is already capable of deciding as to what game he wants to play. Giving a chance to the kid to decide on his own develops his independence and autonomy. Do not force a child to do something that h doesn’t like. It will create a conflict between you as parent and the child. Every matter can be settled through proper conversation so try to listen to your child first before making some agreements. Planning for the kid’s activity becomes more fun and exciting if being done together with the child. This will make the child feel that he has an important role in the family as part of the team too.
One of the most popular activities among kids is outdoor games. Kids really love to laugh and run. If you have a spacious backyard, it is a good place where you can play together with your child during your spare time. Kids like to play sports. If your child loves to play soccer, basketball or volleyball, have a game with him. This will really bring so much fun while enhancing the child’s skills and senses. As winter approaches, ice skating or making a snowman will be enjoyable for your kids too.
Computer games will never be missed from the list when it comes to kids’ favorites. There are so many upgraded gaming system nowadays such as the play station 3 and X-box 360. Video games are getting more and more advance as days go by. There are games that the whole family could enjoy. Since your child love to play computer games, you can actually join him and spend time together while playing. This will create a strong bond between you and your child.
You might notice that your child loves music. Observe him carefully because your child might be musically inclined. Most of the children today are music lover and music minded. While he enjoys the beat of the music, you can introduce some musical instruments to him such as the piano or guitar. As early as now, enhancing the child’s ability in the field of music or dance is fun and exciting as long as you let your child choose which instrument he loves to play. Remember not to force your child.