Animal Observations: Activity to Teach Kids How to Focus and Listen



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We all know how difficult it is to get some children to focus and listen. In this day and age, with so much stimuli around them, it truly isn’t a surprise that they can’t focus well on one thing.

When I really need my son to focus, I literally have to stop what I am doing, go down to eye level with him and touch his face. I look in his eyes and then proceed to tell him what I need him to do, then I ask him to repeat it to me. I also have to be really specific about what I need him to do and it can’t be too long of an instruction. If I don’t do it just like this, I rarely get the result I want. It’s really hard sometimes.

 So, I am really glad to share these animal observation activities with you that really help in teaching our children how to focus and listen. The best part is that it gets the children outdoors!

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Click HERE for www.kcedventures.com‘s animal observation activities and tips for teaching a child to focus and listen.

Written by Jeannette Tuionetoa

Jeannette Tuionetoa

Jeannette Tuionetoa is a wife, mother and friend to the homeschool community. She has been mightily, saved by grace and is grateful for God’s sovereignty throughout her life’s journey. She has a Bachelor in English Education and her MBA. Jeannette is of Puerto Rican decent and currently lives in the Tongan Islands of the South Pacific. She posts daily freebies in hopes to contribute to homeschool families like yours!

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