The responsibility. Educating children in values
Educating responsible children is a long-term task that requires dedication. To encourage a sense of responsibility in children, it is advisable to start training them little by little in the commitment, trying that from small children are responsible, within their possibilities, to pick up your roo
Educating responsible children is a long-term task that requires dedication. To encourage a sense of responsibility in children, it is advisable to start training them little by little in the commitment, trying that from small children are responsible, within their possibilities, to pick up your room, to set the table, to organize your backpack or your suitcase ...
What is the meaning of being responsible for children?
Responsibility as a social value is linked to commitment . The responsibility guarantees the fulfillment of the acquired commitments and generates confidence and tranquility among the people. All responsibility is closely linked to obligation and duty. Both concepts constitute the raw material of responsibility.Through games or group activities, it is easier and more enjoyable to teach children a sense of responsibility and they will be more willing to understand their 'duties and obligations'. Being responsible in the global sense of the word means:
1. Responsibility towards oneself:
I am responsible for making my wishes come true, for my choices and my actions, for my personal happiness, for choosing the values according to which I live and raise the degree of my self-esteem.2. Responsibility towards the tasks to be developed:
I am responsible for the way in which I distribute my time and perform my duties and pending tasks.3. Responsibility in consumption:
I am responsible for my expenses, to take care of my things and to choose Christmas gifts, birthdays ...4. Responsibility towards society:
I am responsible for my behavior with other people: co-workers , family, friends and to communicate correctly with others.Guidelines for children to learn to be responsible
1. Each time you assign a task to your child and accept the fulfillment of it, he or she must accept to also comply with the given word.
2. If you are wrong, accept your mistakes with humility and invite your child to do what he needs to return to the right path.
the value of self-commitment . It is decisive in a responsible person, since you should always keep in mind that you must meet other people, without forgetting that with the first person who has a duty is with oneself.