For years and years, children have been looking out for summers so that they can have a fun time at summer camps, enhancing their skills, exploring their talents and what not. But little do the parents understand that apart from the mentioned inclination, summer camps can contribute a lot to shaping your child’s future. Here are some more benefits of summer camps you should know.
- Summer camps contribute to your child’s life skills to become a successful adult
At a summer camp, children explore and gain valuable life skills. Researchers conclude that there exists a huge void between the knowledge a child gains at schools and the skills they require to be a successful adult in the 21st century. They also addressed that some of these ‘soft’ skills are preferably communication, cooperation, creativity, leadership, socialization, problem-solving, and decision making. While these soft skills are not taught and implemented in schools, summer camps, on the other hand, help to gain the same.
- Summer camp grooms the whole child mentally.
More often than not, most parents fail to realize that there is more to scoring good grades. There’s so much to learn in their life through life experience and practical knowledge rather than cramming up theoretical texts from the books. Summer camps are one of the most potent sources of learning environment that equips a child with soft skills and what not. They give them an opportunity to explore new things. It also helps in building self-esteem. They are challenged and encouraged to groom their personalities every day.
- Summer camps allow the children to disconnect from technology
In today’s era, almost every child has a personal techno-gadget. They spend at least 7.5 hours on mobile phones to play games and access social media for absolutely no reasons. Summer camps give them an opportunity to unplug from technology to make them realize the natural beauty around them. They make them learn agriculture, bird-watching, animal taming and what not. They give them an opportunity to learn to be grateful for nature.
- Summer camps help children to reinvent or rediscover their original self.
Apart from developing soft skills, summer camps give your children an opportunity to rediscover their true selves. It gives them an ample amount of independence, an exposure to nature and a boost to self-esteem to help them determine their true selves in the most productive ways ever.
So what are you waiting for? Enroll now for Panyaden Summer Camp 2018 and give them the best times of their lives.