Today we're going to talk about how to help your child increase their attention span.
I know, we can all use practice with that, right? It's the age we live in -- things move so fast and kids don't have the time they need to process their experiences.
However, that processing time is crucial to their development!
The article -- What Helps Kids Focus Better & Why They Need Help -- is a must read for any parent or educator! Research has shown us that kids will learn best when they can focus and maintain attention to a task. BUT that doesn't just come naturally to children -- we have to give them opportunities to practice and build this skill.
And one of the ways to do this is to inspire kids with a fun outdoor adventure!
There are a number of benefits to getting kids more time outside -- it increases creativity, reduces stress, allows them to build their imagination --
and gives them an opportunity to focus and expand their attention span!