As the exam season ends the summer break begins, many parents and students are left wondering what they could do to keep the summer boredom at bay.
Most children would want to relax and not do much, given the stressful exam season that just passed, and parents would want them to engage in summer activities that develop their various social and personal skills. But where to begin, and what to choose when exploring the plethora of activities available for children? Thankfully, here are a few ideas for this year's summer break to help you decide!
The importance of fitness cannot be stressed upon enough! Children are used to plenty of exercises during their school days, be it their P.E classes or just walking up and down their school stairs! Since summer breaks last for around 2 months on average, we recommend enrolling children into sports clubs, or allowing them to join summer camps that let them try out a new sport every other week! this way, children stay active, and may even find their favourite sport they would want to pursue!
2. Internships and Volunteer Work
This one is specific to the older kids! The teen years are a great time to rack up experience and explore society by taking part in a summer internship or volunteer work at events. Not only does this allow them to engage with society and aid in personality development for kids, but also helps in networking and creating new friends! Did we mention the possibility of earning some pocket money too?
3. Creative-Based Learning Activities
Whatever age your child may be, they're never too young or old to learn new things through summer camps! Summer activities for kids can include classes such as dance, drama, public speaking, and so much more! Such classes allow children to develop and maintain key communication skills, that are bound to help them interact with others and progress as overall individuals!
Cedarwood Afterschool offers a special 7 week Summer Camp which offers creative summer classes in Pune, based on a different theme each week. This variety of activities are sure to keep your children engaged and learn new topics and contribute to their existing knowledge!
You can register for the camp here. To know more about how children benefit from summer camps, read this article!