Growing a family was never been easy especially when you have a child to care for every day. But the question is do you spare your day some time to play with your child? How important is it to play with them? Do you even know how to play with them? Worry not because here is the list of 7 Fun Ideas to Play with Your Child and Why Playing is so important to them.
1. ) Classic Hide and Seek
Even though it is already rustic and old way to play but be mindful because this game is still one of the bests. Play with them and be the seeker one. You do not have to seek and play with them seriously because you are playing for the sake of fun and enjoyment.
Your child will not be too hard to find since he or she has a limited space to hide. When you seek for them try to act as if you are looking for them even if you already found them. In this way you are having a quality family time with your child which is the most important thing as a parent.
2.) Play outdoors
Use your village children park or go to the nearest park with your child and play. Play with the swing and push them playfully. You can also walk with the nature or maybe have a small camp outside your house and play during night.
If you do this at least once a month you already had imprinted your child’s mind with a memorable experience he or she can use in the future.
3.) Travel out of town
Aside from the benefit of relieving stress, having a vacation with your family can create a state of unity within the family member. When you plan to have a vacation consider the likes of your child it is not for the purpose of spoiling them it is for building some quality moments with them.
4.) Play Board games
Teach them how to play your favorite board game. Passing your skills or your knowledge to your child is wonderful since you already experienced some mistakes which mean you can now easily guide them to avoid the same mistakes you had before.
5.) Listen to music together
You can either sing or dance with them. Let your own talent shine even though you do not have one it would be a fun child bonding experience after all. You can even share a headset and simply lay down in the floor.
6.) Read books for them
Let them choose what book you are going to read for them. It would be a fun if you change your voice tone to every character in the book.
7.) Play with their imagination
In this game you are going to play with your child and his imaginary world. It can be in the world of Barbie or maybe in the world of dinosaurs.
Parenting includes deep understanding of a child wild imagination. It is better to know what kind of imagination they are in as a child so you can either play with them or teach them and correct them in a good way.