How do I entertain my child at home?
Here are 20 old-school and fun activities to keep kids busy:Create a game box. Have them make their own cartoon. Let them help you. Give them an important task. Create an idea box. Offer creative toys. Design a treasure hunt. Encourage outdoor play.
What should you not say to your child?
Here are some of the things that we should never say to our children:1. “ “I do everything for you” “You did well but you could do better” “Don’t eat that or else you’re going to get fat” “It’s not that big of a deal” or “Stop being such a baby” “Do I have to tell you this 100 times?” “Big girls/boys don’t do that”
What can a 10 year old boy do when bored?
The Care.com 101 Things to Do When Kids Say “I’m Bored” ListPlant a tree.Bake cookies for the neighbours–or your family.Explore nature and go geocaching.Act out your child’s favourite book.Make lanyard key chains.Visit an interactive museum.Play catch in a local park or the garden.
Should a 10 year old have a phone?
Ages 10 to 12 Cheng says parents should place strict limits on phone usage at this age and not give children Internet-enabled mobile devices. “Kids should only be allowed to use phones to call their parents,” he says.
Can a 10 year old have a boyfriend?
“There is no law about when you are old enough to have a girlfriend or boyfriend, unlike the age of consent. You need to know your child well, because some children may be ready for a relationship at 12 but another not until they are 17.”