IS YOUR CHILD READY FOR SLEEPAWAY CAMP?
Your 8 year old has been bugging you about going to sleepaway camp with their friends… talking nonstop about s'mores, swimming and campfire songs, but you are not sure they understand what it’s really like to be away from home. Before you make the decision to ship your kid off for a week (#freedom), consider this:
Are they up for the adventure/daily schedule?
Prepare them for what to expect
Have them research different camps with you
Anticipate Homesickness (send care packages)