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Step by Step: Early Learning with Your Child

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Early Learning

Children draw to express what they are feeling and thinking. Drawing is a particularly important outlet for children who do not yet have the verbal skills to communicate their feelings. When a child draws something familiar to them, for example, a cat, they have the opportunity to think about what they know and what they feel towards this animal. They use their memory to remember what they know about cats, in turn, expand their concentration skills. Drawing also helps to develop manipulative skills that will help children write. Continue reading