Children actually learn by playing! That’s why playing various games has many benefits, especially for preschoolers. That’s why you need to learn the importance of correctly selected educational games for child development.
Playtime never passes for your child! You can find a game suitable for all ages. You can find information about the benefits of playing games for children in this article. Come on read!
Motor skills develop!
Lego, puzzle, wooden toys, musical instruments that you will prefer according to your age; hopping, jumping and running games develop gross motor skills. All these are very important for the healthy physical development of children.
Both role play games such as housekeeping and games played through toys with a tool such as dolls enable children to develop their imaginations. During these games, the roles that the child plays, the role you play while playing with him, his reactions to events, and the fact that he creates new things by using his mind seriously trigger his imagination and widen his horizons.
It gives self-confidence!
It tests and puts your child’s skills into practice while actually playing. That’s why he learns how to communicate through the games he plays with both you and other children. He can learn the courage, fearlessness, urge to explain himself, creativity and leadership skills that he cannot learn with words, in these double games and become a self-confident individual. In this way, they can survive in the social environment and learn to live with other people.
It triggers language development!
When playing games with your child, you are in constant communication. You give various commands, you constantly give information about the colors, functions and sounds of the toys. These repetitions and briefings help your child understand and memorize concepts and trigger language development.
Increases attention span!
A game or toy that attracts the child’s attention allows him to increase his attention and examine this game or toy in every detail. In this way, the attention span of the child is extended and it will have serious benefits in his later life, especially on school success.
It triggers the feeling of friendship and cooperation!
Especially in group games, children share with other children whom they feel close to, and cooperate to conclude or successfully complete the game. This helps to develop bilateral relations. Your child will be more successful in establishing friendships in the future.
It contributes to mental development!
Both mind-enhancing toys and games are important for your child’s success in later life. Mind-enhancing puzzles, mind cards, wooden toys or word games; It triggers the child’s memory, attention ability, visual intelligence. This creates a good infrastructure for the child’s school success.