Summer is a time of absolute happiness and joy. Schools closed, a perfect time for vacation. Here comes the importance of summer camps. Summer camps are certain sleepaway camps conducted to children and teenagers, at the time of summer months at certain places. Camps are basically camps itself, where the people attending it is called as campers. In a traditional aspect, summer camps are usually said as platform of hiking, trekking and camping in the woods or deserts. But the actual concept of Camps are quite different. Newer types of camping methods are widely adopted these days. There are camps conducted in the view of enhancing the talents, of the attenders these days. Several governmental and non-governmental organisations, organise summer camps usually these days.
The basic idea of the summer camp is to nourish the talent and brilliance of the children by providing them proper support and practise. Its is studied in the recent psychological studies that the children attending the summer camps has an increased chase of brain development and public activeness.
Summer camps are very much important because it is an opportunity for the growing generations to know about different living environment and to get used to it. Kids goes to school, in order to make use of the structured curriculums and other extra curricular activities which contribute to their mental and physical growth. Likewise, for the unique growth of the children, summer camps plays an important role too. It help’s the growing generation to fine new friends, complete the tasks assigned to them with a professional approach and even they will learn new skills. Benefits of summer camps:
1. Helping the kids to build their own unique talent
We can find many schools around us, which provides the opportunity of summer camps. Its is the venue where the kid can pools his ability in fields, other than that of core educational stuff. During the time of academics the core subjects are given much more priority and the kids with talents in the other fields are not benefited. But Camps are a budget friendly, risk-free option for the kids to practise on their unique talent.
2. Personality development
It is often said that experience is the best teacher for a human being. Experiences determines the character of a person. Camps provides a lot of opportunity for the kids, to have many experiences and to build their own personal character.
Schools are the places where, a kid realises his talents are. There are schools which give appreciation for this too. But summer camps allows a deeper diving for the determination of someone’s talents. This is why we say that summer camps are important and it provides platform for deeper analysis of someone’s talents. It also enables the kid to get out of the safe zone, face the challenges, find solutions with their skill sets and to overcome the looming fear of failure.
4. Place where new friendship blossom
In summer camps, one is able to crack the ice and to make new friends. It is an opportunity for the kid to interact with a wide range of personalities and to improve their character. The friendship which we have built, during the summer camps can help a student in greater ways in the future. As a student, these relationship can lead to a even more helpful thing such as clearing doubts, asking about internships etc….
5. Increases the physical activities and stimulates the brain
During camps the campers are provided with many outdoor games and activities, so that they have to spend a lot of time out in the nature. This help’s to refresh and reload everyone’s body and mind. New ideas are then born. As more of the activities are outdoor, it stimulates your physical activities too..
6. Provides empowerment and reinforcement
Camps allows the children to thoroughly think about all their problems and to fine solutions to them, by themselves. There is no influence from the part of friends and family. This helps the kid to increase his problem solving capacity and to discover more about themselves. These camps also help’s the younger generation, how peer support can be utilised in problem solving wisely.
The people who attends the camps can be more creative, because they don’t need to worry about marks or grades since summer camps are conducted out of the usual curriculum. This helps to unbox new creative solutions to the problems and to increase the creativity in campers.
8. All-around resilience
Camp is a place where the campers are benefited in many ways. New friends, new level of confidence, new creative ideas and a sense of belonging. All these factors helps in the betterment of the character of the camper, to a strong, considerate, competent adult.