Our priority is to design school experiences to aid both academic and non-academic successes in school age children. Reading, writing, and other indispensable academic skills are integrated with learning about self, communicating and working well with others, and gaining broader understanding of cultural influences. Furthermore, social competence in childhood often is cited as a forecaster of academic achievement. Active participation of pupil in extracurricular activities can build proximity towards school, strengthen their sense of identity, and allow them greater exposure and self-satisfaction.
Extracurricular activities help to develop social skills, if your child joins a sports team, he/she will learn the importance of teamwork. If it's a club, he/she will share a particular interest or activity with others and it can lead to developing new friendships.
If a child is engaged in an extracurricular activity that he enjoys, and has the support of a group or team, it will promote positive behavior.
Joining a school sports team reinforces the importance of physical activity. Sports teams have regular practices that require team members to do a variety of exercises for strength, mobility and skills. They also promote a healthy lifestyle and get children in the good habit of exercising on a regular basis.
Studies have shown that children involved in extracurricular activities achieve better grades than those who are not, and these activities often teach them lifelong skills and build characters which help them to Increased their Confidence.
Extracurricular activities such as sports, drama and academic clubs bring students' talents and strengths to the forefront, showing them what heights they are capable of reaching and putting them on display for family and friends.
The interdependence of extracurricular activities requires students to improve their communication skills. Students learn to communicate feedback to one another in a manner that is constructive and supportive and occasionally seek advice and mentoring from each other in additional areas of their lives.
Extracurricular activities are important because they teach students time management. Students must find enough time to participate in their activities, attend school, do their homework and maintain high grades, spend quality time with friends and family and get adequate sleep. This is a skill that can serve a student for life and so on…