When children draw they are developing their skills in many ways. The benefits include developing their fine motor skills, encouraging their visual analysis, it encourages concentration, improves hand-eye co-ordination, increases individual confidence and it teaches creative problem solving. With this many benefits, why wouldn't we make time for our students to access the process?
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