Reading time: 3 minutes
Suitable for: Families of primary-age children
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You might feel it's impossible to get your child listening. Most parents complain that their child just doesn’t pay attention to them. It’s a common problem.
So what does lack of attention look like and what can you do to help your child listen to you?
What does your child listening look like?
When we think of children paying attention, it normally means them stopping what they’re doing and sitting still. You might feel they’re not paying attention if they’re squirming in their seat, fidgeting, doodling, or playing with something.