Our family loves going to the beach. Summer time family vacations offer many amazing opportunities to share new experiences as well as to fondly remember vacations past. Here are a few ideas to communicate to the MAX on your vacation this summer:
- Bring color wonder coloring books, books on CD, music, family photo albums with last year’s vacation pictures to keep kids busy and communicating in the car.
- Prepare the kids for who they will meet or reconnect with. Kids may not remember last year when they met Aunt Edna.
- Use words like, first, next and last to chunk information and help your kids be successful at new activities and tasks (e.g., First get a bucket of wet sand. Then dump the bucket. Last, I’ll help you shape