Article Side

Online Article Directory!

Hello Guest! Login or Register to submit articles!

The Importance of Teaching Communication Skills to Kids

By Harry Yadav Subscribe to RSS | January 10th 2012 | Views:
loading
 
  



It was a hot summer’s day. The sun was shining, birds were chirping and all the cows were grazing in the pasture; all except Mama Moo. Sneaking from everyone’s eye, she jumped over the fence, took her bicycle and started her journey towards the Crow forest. After half an hour’s journey, she reached Crow forest where one of her very good friends Cristy used to reside. Cristy was a crow. Cristy was amused by Mama Moo’s arrival on her forest. She asked, “What are you doing here in the forest? You should be in the posture chewing your cud and staring around like a normal cow”. Moo replied that she need some help from Cristy. While they were conversing, Cristy noticed a packet in Moo’s hand. She asked, “What’s that?”. Moo expressed her wish that she wanted to swing, but she couldn’t tie the rope in the tree branch because she wouldn’t be able to reach the there.

For this reason she needed Cristy’s help. Cristy denied doing so because a normal cow never swings and it could be hazardous for the cow also. Then Mama Moo in her soft and convincing voice said to Cristy, “The farmer’s daughter told me that she likes to swing, so I wanted to try it too. But then she said it probably wouldn’t work because no one would want to put up a swing for a cow. But I told her that I have a friend, a good friend who is very kind and helps me whenever I need him. He won’t say no when I ask him. My friend’s name is Cristy, and I like her very much." The Crow sat still and looked at her; and finally agreed to help Mama Moo.

It was the soft and convincing language of Mama Moo that turned Cristy’s mind. In every walk of life, we also need this kind of convincing powers. A person, who can communicate well, easily reaches anyone’s heart. Childhood is the initial stage when this skill is nurtured among children. Not only in communicating with others, but for the expression of one’s thoughts and feelings, this skill is very much required. Some of the tips are discussed below that can help in grooming this skill among the children:-

1. To be a good speaker, one needs to be a good listener first. Thus, teach your child to listen everything minutely before replying anything,

2. Make your child aware of different communication groups like your family members, neighbors and peers. Always encourage them to take part in different social get together so that they can know about social norms and responsibilities,

3. Encourage the child to take part in debates and discussions. These constructive tasks help the kids to argue with others as well as different ways to effectively put forwards their arguments,

4. Always ask your child questions about new things that they came across and also seek their opinion about them,

5. Teach your child to pay attention to the many ways people express themselves.

In the initial days of a child’s life, the child learns things by observing others. So always try to main a healthy environment in the house where everyone should have the liberty of expressing the self. Never try to suppress the inner feeling of your child; it may impact them in a negative way.

Harry Yadav - About Author:
This article has been posted by a school guide of OnlineSchoolAdmissions.Com, who also provides free of cost counseling to parents on school admissions. A visit to the site lets parents know about the sanskriti school Chanakya Puri or Saraswati bal School Rajouri Garden of their choice. They can also search for Saraswati Model School dwarka as per their choice and fill up the school application forms online.

Share on Facebook Tweet It Stumbleupon this post This post is delicious !

Article Source:
http://www.articleside.com/k-12-education-articles/the-importance-of-teaching-communication-skills-to-kids.htm

Related K-12 Education Articles Subscribe to RSS

How to Accept Best Education school in Delhi
Published by Anuska Kiran on February 13th 2012 | Education
Students for advancing college education, usually accept Delhi as their prime destination. The acume...
 
Should we allow Bikes or Cars to High school students?
Published by Osa on December 1st 2011 | K-12 Education
Jennifer, my friend’s daughter was only fifteen when she got her first car on her birthday. I coul...
 
Primary school education helps in building up a solid base for the child
Published by Asjohnsmith on July 23rd 2012 | K-12 Education
The selection of right educational institution is very important if you want to establish a strong a...
 
Get admitted in the driving school to be a perfect driver
Published by Gooddrivers on March 5th 2012 | Education
As life is short and valuable so it is vital to not to risk it for anything under any situation. In ...
 
Sydney Film Base - Film school Where Well Known Instructor and Film Maker Is
Published by Billy Dawson on January 6th 2012 | Education
Film school now days are up-and-coming from every part of the world most especially in London where ...
 
Explore online to know about boarding school application procedure of reputed institutes.
Published by Morkalshane on July 9th 2012 | Education
Many schools have come up with informative websites from where parents can collect necessary informa...
 
A perfect way of learning French in French school in Nice
Published by Esl-schools on June 19th 2012 | Education
French is known as one of the most popular languages and is widely spoken by several people all acro...
 
Role of school and education in a child's Life
Published by Manjeet Singh on July 27th 2012 | Education
the importance of education by seeing the difference between an educated and an uneducated person. S...
 
Homeschool high school Transcripts - the Freedom in Developing a Perfect Transcript
Published by Todd Fernando on February 29th 2012 | Education
Home school parents have plenty of flexibility when it comes to creating a transcript. However, ther...
 
CBSE boarding school guarantees academic and personality development of each kid
Published by Johnsmith on December 27th 2011 | Education
Different boarding schools follow their own course curriculum. Some follow the ICSE board while some...
 
Know how to select the best residential school for your kid
Published by Jones Martin on February 21st 2012 | Education
The best residential school offers highly qualified and competent teaching body which is committed i...
 
Is Your Child Ready for Pre-school?
Published by Phineasrodney on January 13th 2012 | Education
It's easy enough to ask if your child is ready for pre-school, but the real question is whether you ...
 
Tune your kid with Home school resources
Published by Sherry Root on December 24th 2011 | Education
This article will give you an inside about homeschooling and the help that home school resources pro...
 
The best Matric school in Chennai helps in overall personality development of students
Published by Strausandrew on July 30th 2012 | Education
The school’s overall performance depends a lot on teaching faculties. So, if you have singled out ...
 
Why the Pre-school years are the most vital years of an individuals life
Published by Juliette Winser on December 27th 2011 | K-12 Education
Research has proved time and again that if children are place in an enriched environment they turn o...
 
Home school High School - What are the Differences Between Test Grades and Transcript Grades?
Published by Reginald Juan on March 8th 2012 | Education
Some people feel that a grade is a grade, but there is a difference between the grade on your tests ...
 
Opt for the best school in Chennai to ensure high quality education for your child
Published by Jon Dudley on August 17th 2012 | Education
Finding the right school for your kid can be really a tough task. After all this is one decision on ...
 
Home school High School and Making plans for College
Published by Leo Steven on March 5th 2012 | Education
Many people don't know that colleges are recruiting homeschoolers. We often think that because we ar...
 
Improve your French language skills by enrolling in French school in Switzerland
Published by Esl-languages on August 8th 2012 | Education
Learning French is quite a practical and interesting thing to do. There are many reasons to learn th...
 
Choosing a Pre-school Program for Your Child
Published by Phineasrodney on January 13th 2012 | Education
When you are ready to enroll your child in a childhood education program in Port Jefferson, NY you m...