One of the symptoms of ADHD is that they have a problem concentrating. But one thing that you should know is that such kids will only pay attention to the things that they enjoy. Typically children with ADHD will never focus on the things that you are saying even if you talk to them directly. You find that when you inquire if they have understood they will always say yes but if you ask them to repeat what you have said you will realize that they are blank. Besides, they can also be distracted easily from what you are saying making them get nothing substantial. This has severe effects like failing their exams in school.
Apart from that, they cannot be able to stay still. You find that the children with ADHD may make an effort to be good, but they will still not be able to stay quiet, still or focus. If you don’t know about it you might think that they are disobedient, but they are not doing this out of purpose.
Also, they also have an easy time remembering things. It is challenging to talk to children with ADHD since they will forget whatever you have said immediately. For that reason they will not be able to follow the instructions that you have given them. This is dangerous as they will always be making some silly mistakes.
In addition, the people who have ADHD have problems finishing tasks. This is because of their inability to stay organized and plan of time. Apart from that, they are also distracted easily as we talked about as this will make them jump to a different activity that entices them and leave the other one unfinished. With this children will also be unable to finish the homework that is given by their teachers. In most cases, they will be misplacing their homework books and other items that they are supposed to use.
Besides, being interruptive is another symptom of ADHD. One thing with children with ADHD is that they will always cause trouble wherever they go. A good example is that they will always jump in a conversion that does not even concern them. Even when they are paying with their fellow children they will always interrupt the game. It is essential to note that because this they are always quarreling and fighting with their fellows.
Apart from that, most of the people with ADHD are impatient. A good example is that they cannot wait for their turn during the class activities. They carry this behavior even to the playing field as they are unable to wait for their turn.