Topic: Summer Holidays
CRAFT ACTIVITY: Messy Play
The children made a collage picture using paints and tissue paper, each child was asked to draw a picture.
Painting can help your children communicate their emotions or feelings. Through the use of different colors, they can express themselves without the use of words.
Painting allows children an educational opportunity that is also fun and exciting.
Painting aids children acquire hand-eye coordination, which is an important skill. This is developed while they learn to paint the parts that they see; making sure their hand movement is at par with their vision.
Painting aids children to develop mobility skills. Their hand muscles are being used, which allows them a scope to develop both mentally and physically.
Painting helps children acquire skills on how to focus on trivial details, painting on a canvas or a piece of paper requires varied painting skills.
Painting can be a great podium for children to progress and discover their creativity. They learn about various color mixtures and how they go together.
Painting also helps children learn sizes, shapes, patterns and designs. These are all critical aspects of their curriculum during pre-school years.
Painting helps children develop their decision-making skills. They need to plan ahead as they choose which color should be used for different parts of the painting.