When you see things like this… what is the first comment that brushes across your mind?
a. oh, neat!
b. how many times did I tell that kid to clean up after play!
c. don’t know, I never see my kids do this
For a young child, this type of activity requires: fine motor control, hand-eye coordination, visual processing, imagination, and creativity. Next time, remember to stop a moment to recognize what your child has done. This is one way you can build confidence in your child.