So, we all like to attend parties be it birthday, farewell, anniversary or other events. Parties actually help in gathering people who are otherwise working via their busy schedules. Children especially like to enjoy in the birthday parties not just because of the tasty cake or colorful balloons but also to play games and participate in other activities. For a kid, nothing can be more amazing than his or her own birthday. Generally, the parents arrange or plan for the birthday parties but the children can also get involved in the arrangements. By doing this, they can learn to be creative enough, how to manage, learn values. If the birthday party becomes successful, then the children can get motivated to work more and perform better.
Here are some ways below that can help you:-
Kids always love to paint and draw designs. Therefore, instead of printing invitation cards, give blank cards to the children with colors and tell them to draw. A parent should sit nearby and guide the child in order to avoid massacre. This can help to boost the confidence of the children. The creative nature of the child can also be revealed by portraying the card.
Cake is the pivotal part of the birthday party. So why don’t you bake the cake at home and ask the child to act as a helping maid. He or she will really enjoy the task. Ask about his opinion regarding the flavor of the cake whether he or she likes fruity or chocolate flavor or the shape of the cake. She or he should give you opinions and adhere to them as much as you can. In the birthday party, you can even tell the guests that the idea curtsey behind the baking of cake goes to the birthday boy or girl.
You can seek suggestion from the birthday child about the food and snacks. He or she knows better that what his or her friends like to eat. Decide the menu for dinner, snacks and dessert taking his consent. If you are preparing the dishes in your own kitchen instead of availing catering services then once again take the help of your child as an assistant cook.
Children love to control and monitor. When the party begins, tell your child to look after the comfort of the guests, whether they have taken their snacks or tea or if they need more etc. Give your child the responsibility to look after other kids so that they do not go outside or spoil things. Being guardians, you cannot always run after the children’s groups so therefore give your child the duty to take care. This way he or she can learn to be responsible enough.
You can even tell your children to deal with the photography and of course you need to take an upper hand. Your child must be pro in assembling the other children for a group photo. Tell your child to arrange for a short function. He or she should ask the guests to perform some art like dance or music for the sake of his birthday party. Many will deny in the first place but the child should be able to convince them for performing.
Source by Kalki Kapoor