How to teach the child to work in shop

How to teach the child to work in shop

Any visit of grocery store can turn back a nightmare for parents if the child begins to shout and demand everything-everything for himself. Kind of it is strange sounded, visits of shop can turn into the great training platform by means of which you will be able always to teach your child several lessons of the correct behavior in shop. What needs to be made for this purpose? The most important is to involve the child in process that he became your partner and the partner, but did not turn and did not elicit that, that, that …


1. Shopping list. Make it surely together with the child. It teaches the child to plan the subsequent actions and not to make unnecessary and rash purchases. Besides, the shopping list is the excellent reason not to buy stuff. Even if your child is small and cannot participate in drawing up the list, all the same make it at it and you go to shop a leaf in hands. It will help to absorb the child information on that, what are you doing the correct purchases.

2. Structure of products. If your child is able to read, can give him a simple task. For example, ask it to find milk with the smallest content of fat, juice with the smallest content of sugar. Remember that it is necessary to give tasks so that you always had a child on a look. Also it is the best of all to give such tasks in department of unbreakable goods. The similar task helps the child to absorb information, to train skills of reading and the account that is excellent help at further training. In quality of training compare products together, show it several goods, their structures and differences.

3. Something new. Such method contradicts the Shopping list method, but also is important. Keep in the list one empty point that the child could choose independently one thing which was pleasant to it. Empty point can be used not always when you go to shop. For example, it can be used as encouragement for good behavior, but it already on your own discretion.

4. "Unnecessary" product. If you speak about any given product "harmful", "bad", you create some mystery around it, and children always reach for what for them is forbidden. Try to choose other adjectives. For example, "is unhealthy", "tasteless on taste", etc.

5. Turn. Choose those shops and that time when in it there are few visitors as the less you will stand in a queue, the it will be simpler to entertain the child and to save itself from unnecessary purchases.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team