Content tagged "childrens art"

Ways Child Care Providers Can Encourage Children Who Don't Like Art

Child Care Updated: October 02, 2015

Art is a favorite activity for most children in child care. However, a few children may be little hesitant to join in the fun. Some children don't like the...

Making Creative Art Available to All Children in a Child Care Program

Child Care Updated: October 01, 2015

Creative art is an important part of the child care curriculum that helps children explore their feelings, practice creativity and problem solving, and...

Ways Child Care Providers Can Support Children Who Run into Problems Doing Art

Child Care Updated: September 29, 2015

Children in child care settings can sometimes run into problems while they are doing creative art activities. They may finish early or want to work longer on...

The Development of Creative Art Abilities in 6- to 8-Year-Olds

Child Care Updated: September 16, 2015

During the early elementary school years, children spend time refining and expanding on creative art skills and interests learned earlier. Understanding the...

Art in Child Care

Child Care Updated: September 14, 2015

The child care setting can be a great place for children to use and explore different types of art materials. By providing children with many different...

Creative Art Helps Children Develop across Many Domains

Child Care Updated: August 31, 2015

Creative art activities can help children in all areas of development. Child care providers should plan creative activities with the child’s overall...

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