I love you rituals are fun rhymes, songs, and touch play activities to stay connected to your child. These rituals are done through songs and games because play is our childrens world. They learn, discover, and develop through playing. They feel safe and are attentive while doing it. So, by having fun, you can keep your child’s attention while showering them with love and adoration.
Goals of these rituals
- Optimize your child’s brain for success at school and in life.
- Increase your child’s learning potential and effectiveness through touch.
- Create loving rituals that hold families together even through the rough times.
- Strengthen the bond between adults and children that insulates children from drugs, violence, and peer pressure.. laying a foundation for mental and emotional health.
These rituals are perfect in our hectic life. They don’t take a lot of time, but give you special moments with your children.
Teddy Bear Rhyme
Round and round the garden, like a Teddy Bear.
(gently trace finger in a circle around child’s palm)
One step, two step
(walk your fingers up child’s arm)
Tickle you under there!
(tickle under chin, under arm, or tummy)