Daily Activities — skill building
Skill Building: 7 Ideas for Writing Letters—Social-Skill Development
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Write Haikus—a Skill-Building and Creativity Exercise
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As adults, we can help the rising generation expand their horizons, try new experiences, gain skills, and discover talents they may not have otherwise known they would be interested in. For this week’s growth skill, it seemed fitting to explore poetry on National Haiku Day!
Not only does this activity focus on poetry, which seems almost like a lost art these days compared to a few decades ago, but it’s also a great way to get children and teens (and yourself!) talking about things that matter to them and how they feel.
Board Bounce—A DIY Game That Helps You Learn Basic Skills with a Hammer and Nails
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Learning basic household skills, like using a hammer and nails, can be made more fun when your kids know there’s a reward at the end—a fun game! This DIY game lets your kids learn basic carpentry skills, and it’s the perfect boredom buster with endless playing options! Try to bounce a ball within each of the sections!
Emoji Emotions Game—a Fun and Easy Way to Talk about Your Feelings
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