We all like to see great qualities in our children. When we say a child is responsible, we are referring to certain qualities which may be evident in that child’s behaviour. Listed below are some of the qualities by which we identify a responsible child.
♡ Dependability: a responsible child can be counted on not to fail or renege on agreements.
♡Proactive: a responsible child is foresees a need and takes action to meet that need.
♡Initiative: a responsible child doesn’t wait for instructions before taking action.
♡Decisive: a responsible child gives thought to all the possible outcomes before taking action.
♡A responsible child owns up to their mistakes and can graciously accept praise when celebrated.
♡Emotionally Intelligent: a responsible child is conscious about how his actions affect others.
♡A responsible child does his best in set tasks.
In another post, we would consider how we can help our children become more responsible, until then, please share more of your thoughts on responsibility and qualities of a responsible child.