7 Ways To Develop Grit In Your Kids Today

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<p>Develop Grit In Your Kids Today</p> <p>7 Ways To Develop Grit In Your Kids Todaywww.leedaviddaniels.com</p> <p>7 Ways To Develop Grit In Your Kids Todaywww.leedaviddaniels.com</p> <p>Ignite their passion Take them to see or do something theyve never done beforeDo the new activity with themAfter finishing the activity, ask how did they like it?</p> <p>7 Ways To Develop Grit In Your Kids Today www.leedaviddaniels.com</p> <p>Teach self-controlAsk them to pay attention to how their emotions feelHave them practice breathing slowly during a stressful situationLet them practice slow breathing every day so theyre ready for stress</p> <p>7 Ways To Develop Grit In Your Kids Todaywww.leedaviddaniels.com</p> <p>Warn them to expect setbacksExplain that setbacks are natural and mostly temporaryPick one setback they are currently dealing with and brainstorm solutionsNarrow down options to top 3 actionable ideasTell them how you overcame an obstacle or setback in your life</p> <p>7 Ways To Develop Grit In Your Kids Todaywww.leedaviddaniels.com</p> <p>Make a plan togetherAsk your child to visualize the goal they want to achieve and write it downBreak down the goal into bite size chunks that are SMART; Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic, and Time-boundHelp them create milestones to track progressPost the plan where your kids will see it every day</p> <p>7 Ways To Develop Grit In Your Kids Todaywww.leedaviddaniels.com</p> <p>Compliment effortCompliment effort expended on activity whether successful or notWhen successes occur, compliment them on a job well done pointing out the effort that helped them achieveWhen success doesnt come despite the effort, ask them why? Have them write down lessons learned. </p> <p>7 Ways To Develop Grit In Your Kids Todaywww.leedaviddaniels.com</p> <p>Tell them to stick to whats really importantConsistently instill that lying, cheating, and stealing is wrongEncourage them to develop strong principles by referring to your cultural or religious texts Tell them about a moral or ethical challenge you encountered and how you handled it</p> <p>7 Ways To Develop Grit In Your Kids Todaywww.leedaviddaniels.com</p> <p>Show how to take care of body and mindEncourage any physical activity including sports, chores, and exerciseEnsure they get enough sleepMake sure their lunches and snacks have plenty of protein, complex carbohydrates, and vegetablesHave them learn meditation and yoga</p> <p>7 Ways To Develop Grit In Your Kids Todaywww.leedaviddaniels.com</p> <p>For more information please visit my blog at www.leedaviddaniels.com</p> <p>Also, check out my book Grit for Kids: 16 top steps for developing Grit, Passion, Willpower, and Perseverance in kids for self-confidence and a successful life</p>