The increasing responsibilities at school, they can make you having second thoughts when it comes to extracurricular activities of your child.
However, you can not ignore the wishes of your kids, but neither the benefits of these activities.
It has been proven that children who have extracurricular activities, better focus and will not have weight problems or conflicts with other children.
When choosing extracurricular activities, do not you think to yourself and to your unfulfilled desires and ambitions, think of the children, what is it what they want, what preferences they have. These activities will make sense only if the children like, if that is what they can find themselves.
The best are those activities in which children eventually create something like a scale model construction project team or working on a play.
Choose carefully people who will work with your children. It should be experts who have knowledge and experience.
Children should have many opportunities to communicate and work with talented artists, scientists and athletes. With them kids will learn best what teamwork is, what it means to listen carefully, what it means to be a leader.
Make sure that your child is not overburdened. This means that even small kids to have a full daily schedule. It makes them press of the increased stress. Sometimes it is sufficient only one extracurricular activity where the child will be fully addressed.