Yet another school year has ended, and many parents may be struggling with the idea of sending their kids to summer camp or not. There are a few things to consider before keeping a child around all summer or sending them off to the nearest camp.
A family's work schedule can greatly affect this choice. For instance, moms who need to work from home or go into the office may need the time during the day to get stuff while also ensuring their child is being watched. Camp is the perfect way to do this, and kids can gain quite a bit from their experience away from home.
Another aspect to consider when determining if a child should attend camp is whether or not the parent feels the kid is ready for it. Camp should be fun for kids, and if a child is not ready to go, the experience can ruin summers to come. Once a child is ready however, summer camp can offer a lot of good experiences, especially since it is much different than anything they will get at home or at school.