Advice for parents – What to do with children this summer?
Every child is looking forward to the summer. However for parents, summer is another headache in search of an answer to the question “what to do with children in the summer”. To spend all three months at the computer or TV is not a good idea. So easy to lose received a year of knowledge and skills. Discuss options that will help them to multiply and to spend the summer with benefit.
1. Holidays at sea. Many families go in summer to the South in order to relax and recuperate. However, this trip does not solve the problem of employment of your child during free time. It is unlikely he will be thrilled with passive beach holiday or idle pastime at the hotel. You should ensure that the program your holiday present interesting excursions, recreational activities, etc. the best option is the choice of accommodation, which among other things offers regular cultural and entertainment programs for children.
2. Stay in the country. Country house – is not only a detachment from everyday life in a secluded place alone with the blooming nature. This is an opportunity to bring a child to work. To turn your child into a committed gardener you are unlikely to succeed, however, in addition to the beds you can organize other interesting tasks. It could be building birdhouses, Hiking in the woods for mushrooms or berries, installation of the wind vane device pool or artificial pond. Show your child that you trust him and hope for his help, and he will seek to responsibly carry out your instructions.
3. The city. To limit the stay of a child at the TV and at the computer, give him a small domestic orders to clean the house, walk the dog or take out the trash. If some items in the school provides your child with difficulty, you can during the summer to tighten up his knowledge. To do this every day, let him exercise discipline problem. For the summer, your child probably received creative tasks in school. Your task is to make them diligent, conscientious and creative execution. Take care also about the organization of children’s reading. Your child should be a list of references for the holidays.
4.In summer you can also visit museums, exhibitions or performances that lacked time during the study of the child. The summer is a good time to start classes in some sections. The child will begin a new stage in his physical development, but also will significantly expand your circle of contacts.
Very well, if you timed your vacation to the vacation of your child, and will rest with him. In this case you certainly will organise your stay pleasant and helpful. All children aspire to the discovery of something new and not like boredom. Therefore, you should try the regular classes to turn into a fun and educational game, which over the summer will make your baby stronger, bigger and smarter.
5.Games and exercises:
Objectives: to help parents organize leisure activities for children on a walk with benefit and pleasure; to contribute to the development of memory, thinking, imagination of a child.
The watering can. You can buy ready-made or make it from a plastic bottle, pierced in the lid a couple of holes. The child can water the plants, watering the sand to make mud pies, to draw designs water on dry pavement and even pour, if it’s very hot.
Soap bubbles. The child can blow bubbles to catch them and just watch them fly caught in the breeze.
The drawings on the asphalt with chalks. During the game you can teach your child to read and count. If the track on which a child draws brick, you can offer your child to paint over the bricks in different colors.
The ball. You can play soccer, jump over the ball, to throw into the ring, “who’s next”, “who is better”. The game can be made more complex by asking the child to throw up a ball and catch it with two hands, one hand, to beat (not to catch). You can play the game “edible – inedible”. Edible – fish, inedible – beats.
Feeding birds. Let the child have bread, let them pinch off a little and throws the pigeons, or millet, or sunflower seeds, and throws them a little, then left, then right hand. This activity develops fine motor skills of the child. Feeding the birds imparts tenderness and care, teaches us to love nature. Still it’s interesting and informative – because the child will be able to observe the behaviour of birds in the immediate vicinity: some bold, nimble, others timid.
Draw on nature. The colors around us.If you rest in the country or living in your own house, take it out an easel, paper, gouache, water in the pot and let the child draws everything he sees around: the sky, Apple, currant Bush. Let’s trying to convey not form, and color.
Hoop. The wrap is well suited for summer trips. It is possible to twist at the waist, neck, arms, and legs. Through it you can jump through a skipping rope, a Hoop, you can throw, roll, jump through it, to use in various games.
A jump rope. Jumping rope is not only fun, it’s also useful gymnastic exercise. The length of the rope should be adjusted to the child. For jumps, where the jump rope twist adult and a child jumps, the jumper needs to take a long.
Collect treasures. It can be pebbles, leaves, sticks, cones, flowers, seeds. Collecting these treasures, in detail tell a little about each finding, tell stories tales. At home this “treasure” can be used for creativity.
Watching the machines. Coming out of the house, not necessarily in a hurry somewhere. Take a look around. you see cars passing by so it’s fine. This is a good occasion to talk about the color of the machine, discuss their speed, to compare the sizes, to make up stories.
The grass, leaves, trees. Tell your child that has a lot of trees, but the leaves are different. Show. Compare them by size, color. Teach them how to respect the environment.
The observation of the clouds. Saw in the sky – watch them as they float by, what it is like.
Playing in the sandbox. Precipice sand, make mud pies. This is the perfect place to learn a lot of concepts-small, heavy-light, liquid-solid. play with the pitch not only strengthens the fingers of the child, but also develops fine motor skills.
Draw on the ground with a stick. Draw on earth a wand of animals or people come up to him the tale. drawing, learning shapes, letters.
Count. N a a walk you can do the math. count the pebbles, sticks, shovels, buckets, molds, etc.
Do your animal Play with the baby “he who walks”. during image clumsy bears, prancing rabbit or flying Sparrow imitate their sounds.
Walks in the rain.
If the child is healthy, to walk with him in any weather, even if it’s raining outside. wear rubber boots, a raincoat, grab an umbrella and more on the street. walking, you can listen to the rain as it knocks on the umbrella, the leaves, along the paths, puddles, watching the drops bounce, let the ripples on the water. You can remember poems-nursery rhymes zaklichki about the rain and the sun, sayings about summer. You can throw in puddles pebbles, sticks, leaves and watch the spray: which sink and which aren’t. Let the impressions received on the walk will serve as a support for a makeshift classroom for language development, as guided by your powers of observation and imagination. Talk more with the baby, because in the process of communication formed the universe. Game walking is not only healthy, but also help the child to learn something new, to write, to think.