Help kids set goals: New Year’s resolution ideas for all ages

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) A new year means a new start for many people, and that means making New Year’s resolutions. For many adults, that means cutting out certain bad habits or hitting the gym. But it’s also a wonderful opportunity for parents and caregivers to teach children to use this time of year to create lifelong habits.

The American Academy of Pediatrics has some tips for New Year’s resolutions for kids to help them learn how to set goals and follow through on them.

Preschoolers

Kids 5 to 12 years old

Kids 13 years old and older