Learning to follow instructions is a very important life skill. Few things are as frustrating and as infuriating, as having our children ignore our instructions. It is important to teach children that it's important to follow instructions, not just to please or avoid punishments, but to make their own lives easier as well. After all, a child's health and safety can depend on their ability to follow instructions and children function better in school, sports and other group activities when they know how to carry out instructions.
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