Social development refers to the ability to build positive, healthy and harmonious relationships with others. But concretely, how to boost the social development of children?
The power of extracurricular activities …
… to help children develop socially
Activities act as a facilitator. Indeed, leaving the family framework will in particular teach a child to adjust his actions according to those of others.
With your family, at school, with your baby-sitter or during your extracurricular activities? The meetings will contribute to the development of the person, the personality and social integration of children.
It is indeed proven that promoting early interactions will help a child develop his skills. Because In addition, it is by meeting new people, coming into contact with different social worlds and adopting new rules that a child will enrich his social life.
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Sport and sense of belonging
During a activity, and especially physique, children develop several skills. These skills will make them better adults. We can cite : discipline, determination, humility, team spirit, communication, perseverance, self-sacrifice, management of emotions …
Over the ages and its development, a child becomes more and more aware of his strengths and his differences. As a marker of his social development, we will then observe his ability to to make friends. But also at get along with others, at team working and to be a good leader. And we will help him develop them.
Boost children’s social development through sport
- Improves rapid decision making
- Works memory and concentration
- Procure trust and relaxation
- Develop attention in class
- Used to following instructions
- Promotes social integration
- Develop relationships with others
- Learn the meaning of courage, social life and friendship
When children develop a sense of belonging to a team, they then have a better understanding of the need to play by the rules and be faithful to their commitments.
It’s a fact ! These factors confirm the importance of promote physical activity in toddlers. By encouraging them to participate as soon as they are able to do so, we let’s help to function better at school, and in society!
The social aspect is probably the most abstract aspect of child development. However, it is important to work on it.
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What if you put your kids into swimming?
Because in addition to boosting the social development of children, swimming has many benefits including that of being safe in and around water!
Discover the lessons in small groups with the coach in the water for an accelerated learning to swim, benevolent and adapted to all levels.