Reinforce Your Child’s Learning at Home
Children have to learn things from the day they start to speak. They have to attend interviews to get admission even for kinder garden. All these make the kid and parents lives hectic and most of the kids lose interest in learning in this process of forced learning. In order to enhance your kid’s interest in studies parents need to show them that learning is fun. Being a responsible parent it is your duty to reinforce your kid’s learning. Some tips in this regard are as follows.
Different kids have different learning styles and first of all a parent has to recognize the learning style of his/her kid. Instead of imposing your own learning style on your kid you have to follow their learning style so that they will show interest in learning. If you are imposing your style on your kid then he may loss interest in the studies he may become a looser. Some kids may learn through listening while others prefer to learn through activities.
How to Teach Your Kid
You can help your kid by asking him to read the signs on the road for you and you can better describe it to them in a way your child prefers to hear. So that it will remain in his mind and he can use it later as well. If you have an older child then give him a travel journal that he can carry while traveling and can know the things more clearly.
Kids will be interested in crafts and you can make use of this by asking them to make writings for the greeting cards that you are making for them. While reading news paper involve you child too and read the news that he prefers. In mean time ask him to read it for you and make a note out of it.
Provide your kid with science kits and take him to science museum that has models of different experiments and activities. Show him the stages of plants that are in your garden, variety of lowers, insects, pollinators, pests etc.
Teach history by making a family tree and teach the historical events by comparing it with your family tree. This will help him to recollect the events and persons better.
You can improve your kid’s numerical ability while shopping. Ask him to compare the prices of different things, ask him to add the prices for you. If your kid has interest in sports take him to baseball games there you can teach him batting averages and some other statistics. Ask your kid to help you in making a cake and tell him to measure the ingredients for baking. You can teach them geometry with the help of books, shoe box, cans etc.