Build a model together

If you work away from home, travel a lot, or don’t see your children often due to access limitations, here’s an activity to try:

Model airplanes, ships, trains and helicopters, many with remote control motors included, are available for purchase at toy stores and hobby outlets as well as online. Choose a model suitable to your child’s abilities, and spend time when you are together assembling it. As you get close to completing it, plan an outing to the park (or wherever is appropriate) to test it out.

Tips:

Dads need to be dependable

Make yourself available to your children even when you are away from home. Let them know they can call you anytime they are in need.

Tips:

Avoid bullying

Be aware of the signs of bullying and actions that can be taken.