20 Aug Effective ways to increase your child’s interest in chemistry
There are many children who find the subject of chemistry exceptionally complicated. May be the lengthy and confusing experiments and illustrations led to this fear in them. Although a difficult task but driving your kid’s interest towards chemistry is certainly not impossible. We at Miracle Learning Centre can eradicate your child’s chemistry fever. All you need to do is to get your little one admitted at our coaching center. Our well-versed chemistry tutors will prepare your child for his or her chemistry exam perfectly.
Chemistry isn’t fearful
Visualizing those convoluted electrons, atoms and ions is the most fearful experience for young chemistry students. Well, it doesn’t have to be for we elucidate these topics to the students as effectively as possible. Our stats-studded illustrations are effective enough to explain these elements to your child properly. Aside, we exemplify with 3-D models and simulations as well to make your child visualize these components more realistically. After hours of reflection, our chemistry teachers have given the following tips to increase your child’s interest in chemistry.
Let them read chemistry books
Apart from the text books there many informative chemistry books which your child can read. In fact the more they read at home and see you do the same the better they will excel in their studies. So, aside just discussing on the same chemistry topics with your child, you can apply some of these techniques too.
- Encourage your child to read books or watch more television shows on chemistry
- Provide your child with the periodic table of chemistry to understand the key concepts and
- Give your child information-studded chemistry books to improve their knowledge
Besides, assist your kid in opening certain chemistry-friendly sites from your computer according to their age. This strategy will also allow them to understand the intricate concepts and topics through compelling visual formats.
Allow your child partake actively
There are many schools which have student-friendly chemistry clubs. These clubs instill the concept that chemistry is happening around us every day and it is an imperative part of our life. Furthermore, these clubs explain on the potential career prospects that chemistry can offer. Aside, allow your child to become a part of other organizations as well that emphasize the importance of chemistry.
Create relevant connections
Try and discuss the real-time applications which your child has learnt from his or her chemistry lessons in school. This is a great way to increase your child’s interest in learning the subject enthusiastically. Do you have a family member or friend who works in a relevant field of chemistry? Alternatively, is the person a chemist? Then, get your child involved into a discussion with him or her on the relevant topic. This way your child can get a clearer idea about chemistry aside understanding the importance of the subject.
Regularly converse about chemistry
This is yet another way to increase the interest of your child about chemistry. So, explain to your kid that what they see around them is a result of chemistry. The way our body functions, the food we eat or the air we inhale are all a part of chemistry. Besides, the chemicals used to make certain products are also the fruition of chemistry. Moreover, speak to your child about the fundamental chemical processes before delving deeper into the basic experiments of chemistry. As a result, your child can answer all the relevant chemistry related questions properly.
Discuss about chemistry topics
Familiarizing your child with the main concepts of chemistry is the stepping stone to make it more interesting to him/her. The best way to achieve this objective is by discussing the popular chemistry topics with your child regularly. For example you can discuss on topics like connection between fire and oxygen or the way fire consumes fuel etc. You can discuss on topics like how batteries in toys supply power or the properties of various fuels etc. It will broaden your child’s understanding about chemistry.
Get equally inquisitive with your child
Evoke your child’s inquisitiveness and guess what? You will equally be happy and satisfied like your kid. The best way to do so is by indulging in fun and innovative strategies to learn more about chemistry. Again, certain books and kits contain instruction based experiments within. Perform these experiments at home with your child. During this process explain your kid that how these experiments are part of the real-life world and key chemical processes.
Let’s wrap up!
Miracle team hopes that the aforesaid post will help you in creating a strong foundation in chemistry for your child.