Most importantly, they show resilience, perseverance, and grit.Successful people know how to completely crash and get right back up.One of the most important traits you want your child to develop is a really good work ethic.We want our kids to learn to work hard, and that hard work pays off.I'm in middle school myself and I think that there is no point. I say wait till high school for a more serious relationship. I'll be mean and say you'll just have your heart broken. I think you should ask this boy out and not stand around waiting for him to pick up the clue.
Some parents are afraid of setting limits, and that is very damaging for children.
Parents must set limits even though your child will resent you.
Sometimes your child will say, “I hate you,” or “You’re the worst parent ever.” You’ll also hear the “Everybody else has a smartphone in sixth grade. ” Without any limits, our children feel like the rules don’t apply to them, that they are entitled, and that they deserve special treatment.
They have self-control and communicate their feelings respectfully.
They’ve learned know how to be a team player and have a strong work ethic.
My first girlfriend was in 6th grade, but since I am a guy, I can tell you that the one thing that any guy at any age appreciates is to be asked out in private, whether, its after class or before class, when none of their friends are around, or when your hanging out with him and its just you and him, because if his friends are around him, he is going to be say something he doesn't want to say because he wants to look cool in front of his friends. From, Billy YES, middle school is WAY too young for dating!! You have your whole life ahead of you, why would you want to be tied to another person any sooner than you have too? Have slumber parties and stay up all night talking to your friends about boys, but don't date them yet! They are on a total different maturity level then you and will only cause you drama. Talk with your friends, but leave it alone I regret having a boyfriend in middle school because now my boyfriend that I'm with is kina mad over it because he's never been with anyone elsse and I have.