The game is an activity that is usually done for fun or entertainment and in which some skill or skill is exercised, therefore, is one of the best tools to favor The learning. When the game develops between parents and children, an emotional and communication bond that is extraordinarily important i
The game is an activity that is usually done for fun or entertainment and in which some skill or skill is exercised, therefore, is one of the best tools to favor The learning.
When the game develops between parents and children, an emotional and communication bond that is extraordinarily important is created for both parties. Benefits of games for children
- There are many types of games but all have the purpose of
looking for fun , they are also very beneficial and vary according to the age of the children and their level of maturation and evolves with their growth .- In the infantile stage, the game is a
way of expressing oneself and of learning to relate to others and, therefore, for children it is a way to learn social behaviors and to know themselves. - If the game is done with a physical activity, (running, jumping), it will be ideal for the little ones, fundamentally in the infantile stage, to develop and learn to coordinate the movement of the different parts of the body and for that reason it will be a
essential help for your subsequent physical development. - Through the game there is also an
intellectual development. The children will have new experiences with which they will learn to solve, according to their knowledge, the situations they face. They will learn from mistakes and they will be glad of the successes and everything while they have fun and boost their self-esteem Advantages for children according to the type of game
Educational games: allow to educate and increase the capacity to acquire knowledge in short children age. -
Fantasy games: allow to disguise, make theaters, dramatize, etc. and they are very fun for children of all ages, encouraging their creativity and imagination. -
Construction games: allow children to acquire a spatial vision. They learn concepts such as proportion, balance, symmetry, size and without doubt favors their imagination and creativity. They are usually very entertaining for everyone. - Board games:
encourage cooperation and social skills, since most of them are designed to play in pairs or groups. They are ideal for working memory, learning strategies and expanding vocabulary. It is evident that play in children is essential for healthy and happy development.
To finish I leave you a sentence by Carlos Coello Vila: "The game is a permanent source of learning".