Psychological games are necessary for children, as they contain the intuitive similarity between adult and kid. With their help the child to prepare for future work, adult life, laid certain methods of education. It is important that the children were available for different games – this will help fill their fictional world with vital content. Then the real life of the child will be interesting and varied.
Games in the life of a child
Psychological games for children provide an opportunity to learn the complex world around them, learn to correctly perceive the acquired knowledge, stimulate the brain. For the full development of the child should take part in active pursuits, especially on the street.
It is very important that the baby is as often as possible in the fresh air, moving, getting sunbathing - after all, this can not be made up at home at the computer. With your child, you can go to the site, go for a walk on bicycles, go roller-skating - all these seemingly simple classes have a positive effect on your baby's health.
While at home, you can find interesting and educational games for your child. From various improvised means it is possible to make any application, hand-made or even sew a toy. By spending time with your child, you become close to him, become a friend to him, and in the process of the game you can reveal the needs of your baby, which you did not know about, because during the action the child becomes liberated and becomes open. He, without hesitation, in an entertaining form can express his experiences.
There are various psychological games for preschoolers. They can be individual, for several people or for large teams.
Importance of games
All game actions are divided into physical, intellectual and psychological. They are aimed not only at fun, but also on the development of the younger generation. With the help of various entertainment parents can identify the child's ability or talent for anything. The game helps the guys to adapt in society, to accept the society in which they live, to receive a kind of experience. Through playing activity the kid learns the rules accepted in life, he begins to feel himself a part of society, forms himself as a person.
In addition to learning about the environment, children are introduced to their own spiritual organization, which means that psychological games are very useful and important for the development of the baby.
Unfortunately, parents do not always think about the psychological problems of their children. Babies often suffer from inattention, they think that adults do not understand them enough. Some children are hampered by shyness, which makes it difficult for them to stay in the children's team. While engaging in the psychological education of your child, one should remember the sense of proportion, or you can grow up from your baby "master of life."
- Game shells. The basis is the plot, which is a common decoration, with the help of which psychological problems are solved.
- Experience through the game. Psychological games, through which the experience of personal or interpersonal relationships occurs, the realization of a personal ego in a particular life situation.
- Dramatic games. They help the participants to make their own choice in any situation and live the existing consequences.
- Project games. Assume understanding of the tasks in the non-game reality, the achievement of certain goals, the establishment of relations with other people.
To help your child uncover confidence in their abilities, it is recommended to conduct various psychological games for schoolchildren.
The game action is called "in the dark." The name does not mean at all that the light will be turned off, but the actors will have to be with their eyes closed all the time. You will need a lead, who will observe everything that happens, he chooses a topic, absolutely any. Participants arrange chairs and sit down, the presenter gives a subject for conversation, everyone starts a conversation, and then the presenter asks to close all eyes and suggests continuing the game.
This action initially confuse participants, the conversation can move slowly or stop altogether. The purpose of the facilitator is to keep the conversation going, to motivate players and bring the game action to the end. The point is that the presenter will be able to identify the leader, because people can not see the players, so doesn't know if he wanted to, and entry into the communication depends only on the participant and his determination. This game helps to show more facial expressions, the worker will be able to see the change of mood on the persons involved.
Psychological games for children will help identify the makings of leadership abilities, and also emancipate kids and help them become more active.
We offer for children of preschool age a game with an intriguing title "Firs grow in the forest". A group of kids closes the ring, holding hands. They begin to walk and say "Firs grow in the forest, trees grow in the forest. ". The driver, who is in the middle, inspects the guys, turns around, one kid from the circle should jump out and shout "Oh," but do it when the leader does not see him, at this time the guys squeeze their hands. If the guide saw who is going to run out into the middle, he touches it, and the player goes out into the general circle. The driver is interested in him: "What's the matter with you?" A child who was in the center should come up with an answer related to the tree. After the answer, he returns to the circle, and someone else can jump out. An important point - you can not repeat the answer to the question leading.
Psychological games for Teens help to establish contact with peers, to identify active participants. Such steps are suitable for small groups, teams in the camps or bases of rest, i.e. in places where children are more than one day.
So, the action "Police Academy". Of course, we choose the facilitator, who writes the names and surnames of all participants, turns all the paperwork, mixes. Players randomly choose notes, that is, each will have a piece of paper with someone's name.
Every child is both a criminal and a policeman. The essence of the event is that the participants consider themselves law enforcement officers, but for a player who received a piece of paper with his name, he is a criminal who needs to be caught. The guys do not know the information, who pursues them, and it is possible to find out this by showing vigilance. The task of the game is for the participants to identify the thief. You need to show him a leaf with his name, then the offender is out of the game.
The role of facilitator is to monitor detention and keep a record. This will help to understand who and how many caught the thieves. Later this list will help to identify the person with more pronounced leadership abilities. Such psychological games for Teens is a powerful tool of self-discovery.
The psychological aspect of human life is effective when it passes through activities of interest to the researcher. Socially-psychological games help children and adults to penetrate deeply into the reality of their life. They can have entertaining function, communicative. They allow a person to reveal their creative potential, help them cope with difficult life situations, identify wrong development in behavior, give the child or adult the opportunity to enter the society, understand its norms.
The most famous game
To learn psychological role-playing games will help "Mafia". Take part in the game action is recommended from thirteen years. Participants must be at least eight and not more than sixteen.
At first, all participants lead their own way of life, but in the process of their becoming less. The end of the action comes when one of the commands is won: either all the locals are killed or the mafia is caught.
For parents to note
Psychological games and exercises can be done independently, not necessarily to seek help from professionals. These kinds of activities recommended for school-age children, but can also be used for kids and teenagers.
Psychological games are part of a whole creative process that will help to tune in to the creative way, "energize" the mind with creativity and bring new ideas.
An example of a universal exercise
The presenter shows the picture with any everyday situation, and the players must come up with every version of what was depicted. They also talk about the consequences. This exercise allows you to develop creative thinking, to show curiosity. The game does not mean a psychological age: it is available to everyone, the main thing is to choose the right situation.