Since the start of COVID 19 outbreak, homes have been temporarily turned into schools and parents into untrained school teachers. Some parents know what to do with their children at home and some are waiting for miracles to happen to be relieved this burden. While at home the parents can try the following tips to engage their children during this pandemic.
- Encourage children to cultivate new Hobby
Hobbies play an important role in diminishing unavoidable stress.
Painting, dancing, cooking, indoor games can be some of the hobbies you can help them to take up.
- Involve the children in house chores
“Cleanliness is next to Godliness”, your child might have learnt this phrase in school, but it’s good to keep it in practice. Let them learn that any work can be done be it little or much.
- Life skills is the way to go.
Do you ever feel that most of the things we learn in school don’t seem to be of any use in everyday life?
So, depending on your child’s age, teach them things they can do like fixings light bulbs, stitching a button e.t.c
- Spend quality time with family
Now that most people are at home, find more time for your Kids, set specific hours to have time to play with your kids, they enjoy it, they feel loved and help them build trust.