Want to encourage good habits in your children? Creating New Year’s Resolutions as a family is a great place to start! The Kangaroo Forest has compiled a list of New Year’s Resolutions for all age groups:
Children ages 2-4 are young but can still handle small, bite-sized goals. They obviously will not be coming up with these goals on their own, so they’ll need some encouragement from Mom or Dad. Consider their developmental milestones; what do you want your child to achieve before they start school? Here are a few age-appropriate goals for preschoolers:
Children ages 5-10 are at the perfect age to learn responsibility. They’ve started school and can complete many tasks independently of their parents! Goals for school-aged children are often centered around household responsibilities and academic achievement:
As children approach their teenage years, they’re expanding their knowledge, growing both academically and socially. Every day they’re learning more about themselves and their interests. Goals for pre-teens are often centered around school or their social lives:
Looking for childcare for the Spring semester? The Kangaroo Forest provides a quality educational environment for children ages 6 weeks to 12 years, including Private Kindergarten and before and after school care. Learn more about our programs and schedule a tour of our facilities today!