Executive function skills help people get things done. Improving these skills will help your child to plan, focus their attention, remember instructions, and multi-task successfully.
These skills are an essential part of developing:
Working memory: The ability to retain and manipulate distinct pieces of information over short periods of time.
Mental flexibility: The ability to sustain or shift attention in response to different demands.
Self-control: The ability to set priorities and resist impulsive actions
Executive function incorporates:
Planning and prioritizing