Aside from studying, your kids are entitled to amazingly having fun. “All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy”

Having fun is pivotal to the development of a child, When your kids are at school, they spend most of their time studying.

So, when your kids get home, don’t think of sending them straight to study, rather allow them to relax their bodies and minds with a few fun after school activities.

As parents, you play a pivotal role in the upbringing of your child development, which includes ensuring that your child has a balanced education with the combination of fun and work.

Allowing your kids to have fun after school help them to learn and develop their minds outside of the typical classroom.

In this article, we have prepared a list of 6 amazing after-school activities for kids.

1. Coding

Coding is a computer programming language that allows a programmer to create apps, websites and Software.
Allowing your kids to learn how to code is really fun, aside from being fun it can boost their problem-solving skills.

There are a lot of coding software and games your kids can have access to.

2. Games

There is no shame in allowing your child to pick up the game controller to play computer games, you can also join them in playing.

The most important thing is that there should be moderation, so they don’t get too addictive.

Playing games after school is a good way for kids to relax their brains.

3. Movies

Allowing your kids to see a movie after school is very fun and important for their development. Allow your kids to see movies that interest them and most importantly educative movies.

4. Swimming

Swimming is an interesting after school activity for kids, taking your kids to the swimming pool to spend some time after school will blow their minds because swimming is a great way to relax and unwind.

Play games with them at the pool

4. Cooking

This is a great way to train your kids how to cook, because

Cooking is an essential life skill, so introducing it as an activity after school will develop their cooking skills. You can start by making fun of it, then show them cooking ingredients and recipes, bring them into action by telling your kids to mix the recipes and so on.

cupcakes, pasta and noodles are examples of food you can start with.

6. Arts & Crafts:

Arts and crafts involve painting, making bead necklaces, Knitting, Photography Sewing etc. All these activities get your kids excited and help them learn how to be more creative.

Through arts and crafts, children learn to value and appreciate artifacts and images across cultures and times.

In summary, by allowing your child to take part in the fun activities mentioned in this article, you would begin to notice some improvements in the development of your child.