Summertime Parent Tips
By now summer is in full swing and we hope that everyone is taking advantage of our summer camps! If you are looking for something fun to keep your ninja occupied this summer feel free to call and ask about all the cool things going on this summer!
Today I wanted to offer a few tips on how to keep boredom at bay this summer! These are simple tips that you can implement NOW and will help set your ninja up for success.
Tip #1: Communicate the Plan
Every evening take a few spare minutes and review the “plan” for the next day. A little bit of structure will go a long way and will also help everything go smoothly. If possible, try to include 45 minutes to 1 hour of physical activity doing things such as swimming, biking, walking!
#2 Work Together to Develop Effective Summer Habits
Many parents will set boundaries and limitations for their kids which is great, but if you include your kids in the process, they will better understand the “how” and “why”. This will help them better understand why certain things are limited and help them find ways to keep themselves entertained. Talk with your ninja and determine how much electronics time per day & week are appropriate. Then work together to come up with a list of activities they enjoy!
#3 Be a Good Role Model
Get outdoors and show them how much fun it is to be active! Children will often make better choices when their role models are doing the same, do so and they will be more willing to give it a try! This can be as easy as having them teach you how to play a game! You can even take it to the next level and have them teach you how to do a few kicks or a form!
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