Whatever your solution, chances are a few minutes of distraction are often all you need to transition a child from one activity to the next.
When you can, offer the child choices of what to do after the fun is done. For little ones, it's often best to offer just a couple of options. "When we finish our game, you can have a snack or we can read a story. Which would you like to do?" Be sure to honor their choice.
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