As each school year comes to an end, parents usually ask me about how they can keep engaged during the summer. Of course every student is different, but here are some of the things that I have found help our students.
When your child starts learning something, he would initially tackle it with curiosity and excitement. As time passes, interest may start to diminish and continuing a lesson can be challenging. Losing interests in different activities is normal. Generally, children get bored easily especially if they experience struggles early on. They might lose hope and give up altogether yet it is important learn something new. There is always a tendency to get discouraged, but as a parent, you need to think of the significant benefits your child will get in taking summer abacus lessons.
Here are strategies to help your child be more interested in learning the abacus:
At JAMS, we will help your child overcome the fear of numbers. Your child will become more confident and most importantly, he will gain an important lifelong skill. For more information, just visit JamsPortland.com to learn more about the teaching pillars of the abacus.