Archive for April 15, 2019

Five Ways Your Child Can Benefit From Attending A Summer Camp

Written by Continuing Education on April 15, 2019. Posted in Daycare activities, Finding the right summer camp, Summer camp activities

When school gets out for the year, one of the best ways to keep kids active and engaged is through summer programs or summer camps.
Each year, more than 11 million children and adults attend a summer camp in the United States. Additionally, 63% of children who learn new activities as a summer camp will keep an interest in those activities at the end up camp, according to the American Camp Association (ACA).

The benefits of sending your youngster to a summer camp or summer programs include:

  • Fostering teamwork: Whether your child is interested in sports or is really into arts and crafts, summer programs do a good job of keeping kids engaged in programs that promote teamwork. Summer programs do a great job of teaching kids meaningful skills that are important for later in life and teamwork is one of the most important. Through teamwork, kids will learn to work together, whether they are playing a sport like swimming (the fourth most popular activity among Ame