Growth and Learning Through Manipulation of Art Materials

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Growth and Learning through Manipulative Art Materials
(doughs, clays and squeezables)

Emotional Development
Feelings of success and competency
Sense of control
Calming and soothing
Stress reducing/ self behavior modifier
Outlet for feelings
Tension reliving
Social Development
Seen in all stages of play:
Solitary
Parallel
Associative
Cooperative
Promotes sharing
Builds social language
Social ‘icebreaker’
Cognitive Development
Cause & effect
Part/whole relationships
Special relationships
Matching/comparing
Language development
Properties
Physical Development
Lg and small muscle develop.
Finger dexterity
Pincher grip (pre-writing)
Eye-hand coordination
Establishment of handedness
Muscle strength
Creative Development
Open-ended
Creative expression/exploration
Mallable/ changeable
Individualism
Development of imagination

Cathy Abraham
childcarediva@aol.com

 

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