National Physical Fitness & Sports Month
May is the perfect month to get outside and move! To participate in this May movement, we encourage you to add 5-10 minutes of activity to your child’s and family’s day with some creative and fun ideas from our calendar.
ENCOURAGING YOUR CHILD TO LEAD
When children have opportunities to make decisions and increase their independence, they see that their own identity is important. They are able to build confidence when their thoughts and opinions are valued by those around them.
10 Things Parents Can Ask To Help Kids Learn Life Lessons From Sports
These questions, in the right moments and situations involving sports, can help your child draw the parallels between lessons learned in sports so they can apply them to life and the bigger overall picture. Children may not readily understand that connection, but by communicating with them using these conversation starters, they will start to draw the parallels themselves.