To say the least, the year 2021 is off to a flying start... No school until further notice, no dating, social distancing... The hormones are making it hard for teenagers to stay put. They can't help but go around in circles and give you a headache.
In the past, your individual activities allowed everyone to catch their breath. Confined to your apartment, you have no choice but to learn to live together 24 hours a day... To prevent this quarantine from altering your relationships, it's best to quickly find some tips on how to keep your teenagers busy.
Develop their entrepreneurial spirit"Success in everything will always come down to this: concentration and effort. And we control both." - Dwayne JohnsonWhy don't you use your midlife years to instill entrepreneurial values in your teenager? The goal is not necessarily to become the next Marck Zuckerberg, but to be able to stand on his own two feet.
Even in high school, there will be barriers between him and his goals. If he gives up out of fear of failure or defines himself by the judgments of others, it won't get him very far. Moziah Bridges was only 9 years old when he founded his bow tie brand. Five years later, the company was recording annual sales of $140,000.
Age and lack of experience are no excuse, so play management games with your teenager to motivate him to become self-sufficient. Monopoly, the settlers of Catania and Century: The Spice Road are just a few examples, and Kapilands is the digital version of Kapilands, the reference when it comes to nurturing business ideas among young people. The player is in charge of a company that he has to build from scratch. Very quickly, your teenager will become aware of the importance of branding and the need for sound financial management.
Introduce them to the creative arts and sophrologyNo, the creative arts are not just for babies.
No, relaxation is not the preserve of stressed-out thirty-somethings. Since their idols have taken up mindfulness meditation and detox drinks, getting teens to let go has never been easier. From 8:30 a.m., you can find 100% free online meditation classes, and every day, the france3-regions.fr francetvinfo.fr website offers special sports classes for teenagers. Just because your teens can't go out anymore doesn't mean they should let themselves go...Enhanced by all this positive energy, they are likely to agree to try their hand at the creative arts.
Painting, drawing or cooking workshops will allow them to miss the passage of time and develop new skills. So who dared to say that confinement was a waste of time for teenagers?.