5 habits you need to inculcate in your child especially when they are young and why
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Happy 5-2-1 Impact Thursday!
Here are 5 habits you need to inculcate in your child especially when they are young and why, 2 quotes that will inspire you & 1 Question that'll get you started to think about this week.
📌5 habits you need to inculcate in your child especially when they are young and why📌
📚 1. Read everyday 📚
Reading daily, even if its only for 15mins a day strengthens your parent-child relationship. It also promotes brain development, cultivate curiosity, communication skills, and enhances concentration.
⚠️ 2. Set Strong Ground Rules ⚠️
Children need ground rules to know what the boundaries are and what behaviour is expected from them. Set realistic ground rules and give reasonable consequences when they are not followed.
🔹 3. Good manners 🔹
Good manners boost a child’s ability to engage with others, establishes a positive relationship, and develops communication skills. Encourage children to say “thank you,” “welcome,” “please,” and “sorry” when it’s appropriate.
🔇 4. Teach responsability 🔇
Having your children complete chores around the house as a way to impart accountability. Encourage them to participate in this activity and be helpful. These values will go on to help them be successful in school and in life.
👂 5. Develop the habit of listening 👂
Active listening skills have several benefits and are an important “soft skill” for children to learn. Children who are active listeners, have better comprehension, communications and problem solvers.
☁️ 2 QUOTES FROM OTHERS ☁️
“Good habits formed at youth make all the difference.” – Aristotle
“Successful people are simply those with successful habits.” -Brian Tracy
❓1 Question For You ❓
Think about your own habits. Which ones make you a better person and which ones you would like your child to have?
Dig deep, get asking, and start writing!
Until next week!
Caleb & Megan
Founder, SG Smart Parents Conference
Straits Times Featured Property Advisor With 12 Year Track Record
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