How To Get Your Kids To Listen

Having your kids know how to listen is a skill that will help in so many different areas of your life. From getting them to do their school work to sitting for dinner. From getting them to clean up their room to being polite. Listening is a big deal and many of you mentioned the need for help in this area.

This videos shares two big ideas:

1. Teach your kids to listen, rather than expect them to listen.

2. Speak with purpose. Use questions only if you are asking a question. Use directions when you are giving directions. The specificity in your words will teach them to the difference. Soon you will have amazing kids who listen!

Now take action on these ideas. Take on area of your day when you want your kids to listen. Let me know in the comments where you are going teach listening and what words you will start using!

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