Help your child become more confident today!
Have you noticed that your child is suffering from low self-esteem? It is not uncommon for children to feel inept at times. The good news is that there are all sorts of things you can do as a parent to help! Here are some things you can do to start boosting your child’s confidence levels! (more…)
Make sure your kids are getting daily servings of vegetables!
Winter is just around the corner! Pretty soon the outside temperature is going to drop off, and everyone will need to break out their winter coats. Every year, more and more children become sick during the winter months. In most cases, it can be traced back to the fact that many kids do not take proper care of themselves this time of the year. The good news is that there are several things you can do as a parent to ensure that your child stays healthy this winter! (more…)
There are all sorts of things you can do to help your child’s concentration levels!
Sometimes, getting a child to concentrate can be a difficult task. Children have wicked imaginations and high levels of curiosity. For these reasons, a child’s mind is constantly running wild with all kinds of random thoughts. It can be challenging to get a child to focus on the task at hand. This could be in regards to tasks like school work, chores, or even just carrying out a conversation. For these reasons, here are some tips to help improve your child’s concentration! (more…)
Show your child how much fun reading can be!
Are you trying to get their child excited about reading? Do not feel alone because many parents are in the same boat. It can sometimes seem impossible to get a child to want to pick up a book on their own. Many children do not understand how much fun reading can be! With that said, here are a few ways you can get your child excited about reading! (more…)
Expand your child’s horizons and travel with them!
At Challenge4Kids, we often talk about the importance of a diverse and engaging upbringing for children. One of the most important factors in developing a competent and confident child is travel. While travel might seem like an odd thing to focus on when you have a kindergarten student, it pays a major role in child development. Here are five reasons why children should travel. (more…)
Help your child develop the life skills they need!
Being a parent is no easy job! There are some days where it may even seem like an impossible task. Children are going to make mistakes and are continuously going to need guidance from their parents. Over time, children will learn lessons and develop skills that will help them as they grow older. If you are a parent of a young child, here are just a few necessary life skills that your child needs! (more…)
Children sometimes need to be presented with an opportunity to be imaginative.
Children are usually creative by nature. However, sometimes, a child needs to be given the opportunity for their imagination to be sparked. If you want to help boost your child’s creativity, here are a few things you can do to help! (more…)
Keep your child happy and healthy through every season!
Fall is upon us! It is a beautiful time of the year with all sorts of fun family-oriented festivities! It can be challenging to keep your child living a healthy lifestyle through the fall months where there are unhealthy temptations everywhere. However, here are some ways you can keep your child healthy this fall! (more…)
Children should be learning inside and outside of the classroom.
You’ve worked hard since the start of the school year to get your child back into a schedule and routine. It’s great that they’re back in school but you may be wondering how you can extend their learning, even when they are at home. It’s important for kids to have a balance of physical and educational activities to round out their child development. Here are some ways you can incorporate some fun learning activities into their routines at home. (more…)
Every child should be taught what it means to be a team player!
Children need to be taught what it means to be a team player. As their personalities continue to take shape in school and other activities help shape their social skills, it’s important that they learn how to properly interact with other children. In school projects and especially sports teams, it will be essential for your child to understand how to listen to others and let their voice be heard. These social skills will help them shape a fun childhood and have success later in life. (more…)