I think we can all agree, that kids feel better about themselves and behave more maturely if they are filled with words of encouragement. Words Of Encouragement For Kids begin at home and we as parents have the power to fill our kids with love and confidence.
I don’t know about you, but I seem to focus on one or two words and phrases. My kids often comment “Mom, you ALWAYS say that!”. Now you can start with these 50 positive things to say to your child that are ideal for focusing on their great qualities and helping them shine!
When my children come home with a perfect test score, before I pour on the buckets of praise I say something like “You must have studied very hard” or “It looks like you worked really hard to get that mark” – Communication is so important.
50 WORDS OF ENCOURAGEMENT FOR KIDS
Do what you can!
Don’t be discouraged!
Good for you!
I believe IN you!
I enjoy spending time with you!
I have faith in you!
I knew you could do it!
I love you!
I trust you!
I’m glad you’re my child!
I’m proud of you!
Keep it up!
Keep up the good work!
Never give up!
Thank you for doing that for me!
That’s the best you’ve ever done!
Way to go!
What a great decision you made!
You are a good friend!
You are beautiful!
You are brave!
You are creative!
You are deserving!
You are kind!
You are learning!
You are loved!
You are strong!
You are valuable!
You brighten my day!
You did it!
You have a great sense of humor!
You make me happy!
You make me smile!
You should be very proud of yourself!
You’re a good helper!
You’re doing a great job!
Your choices matter!
We’d love to hear the words of encouragement for kids that you use in your family! Is there something you would add to this list?
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I also love the idea of sending an encouraging note along to school in my kids’ lunch kits. You can make your own, or order these fun pre-made notes!
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