Who doesn’t enjoy watching kids play? Watching them learn new activities, try new sports and experience the world through untainted eyes? Kids are energetic and excited as they build their physical strength, increase their cognitive ability, and grow more confident while engaging their imaginations. And it’s so much more rewarding for parents than parking everyone in front of a TV screen and hoping for the best.
In my own line of work, I’ve had the pleasure of being able to observe hundreds of kids learning new skills and enjoying the physical side of fun playtime activities. Here are some of the advantages of allowing kids to play more.
Play Promotes the Development of Imagination and Confidence
Through physical exercise, kids are given the freedom and security to try new things, develop their confidence and conquer their fears. It’s been demonstrated time and time again that children who are physically active … Read More