How to take advantage of trips to educate

If summer is synonymous with holidays, talking about this free time also means referring travels. These moments of rest are taken advantage of to know other places, either because of the leisure offer they have or because they have a catalog of cultural visits such as museums, art galleries, etc. Whatever the choice, these situations can be very helpful to teach valuable choices.

Here are some tips to take advantage of travels and teach valuable lessons to children and in this way educate their children. A good idea to find the balance between fun and learning skills that you can use in the future.


Transmission of responsibility

One of the most important lessons that can be learned while traveling on vacation is the balance between fun and responsibility. In the summer the tasks are relaxed and even more so in the transfers to other places. But there are some tasks that children must take on at this time, for example adjust to the schedule marked to accomplish the tasks.

In the case of older children, they can also learn responsibility by staying in by helping their parents care for their children. little brothers. Another good idea is to have the children take care of their luggage such as a small backpack where they carry a jacket in case it refreshes or small bottles of water to quench their thirst.


Children will also learn to conform to certain norms imposed by their parents to avoid misleading visits, as well as those that indicate the places where they go. In this way the youngest will begin to understand the importance of adjusting to some rules to ensure the good performanceFor example, do not talk loudly in a museum so as not to disturb the rest of the audience.

The importance of family time

Spending time with the family is a great idea always and understand the importance of these moments in company is a value that can be transmitted to the smallest of the house during travel. A trip is a very important moment for all the members of the home, as there are beautiful memories that will be recorded in the memory of the children.

Guaranteeing these memories from an early age will teach children the importance of family time in moments of rebellion like adolescence. For this purpose nothing better than to take advantage of the little things that are offered in these journeys, an act as simple as singing during the mobilization to the destination can be better than the most extravagant of the plans.


Damián Montero

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