Let children enjoy some quiet time coloring Christmas characters. Check out the step-by-step instructions to our color the Christmas reindeer preschool activity.
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Many modern parents educate their children without limits for fear of falling into the error of authoritarian education that could stop children's free development of personality. However, this is a huge mistake. An upbringing based on respect with reasonable boundaries will allow children to freely develop their character, autonomy, and social skills without going beyond their parents' already generated limits.
Limits are necessary for a good education. It is a way to show a healthy love for our children. Through them, children learn about both their rights and duties. It is often not easy to remain in a NO answer, but it is needed because they always measure our weaknesses.
To handle children's limits, the adult must be clear about what he/she says because he/she is the one who will teach the child. The adult should also communicate boundaries and rules positively so children will assimilate them in the right way.
The child must understand that rules must be respected because they make sense and are good for him/her, not just because an adult says so.
As in life, there are also limits when coloring. In terms of perfecting the technique, children must draw and color freely and spontaneously. When children color and try not to go beyond the limits, they get dexterity in hand and finger movements. That is known as fine motor skills.
Let children create new and magical things through their drawings. There is nothing impossible for them. Through their creations, they can achieve everything, so we allow children to create, play, and explore new materials, textures, and colors. Let us not limit any of their creative processes.
THEME: CHRISTMAS REINDEER COLORING ACTIVITY
HOW DO WE DO THIS ACTIVITY?
Topic: Drawing-/Christmas Printable Activity for Kids
Age: 4-6-year-old children
Goal: Kids will improve their hand movement accuracy, creativity, and concentration.
Difficulty level: Average. This Christmas reindeer activity is designed for children to do it autonomously and independently.
- Accuracy in hand and finger movements
- A printable of a reindeer
- Crayons/colors pencil
Give the printable reindeer drawing to the child and allow him/her to freely color it, improving his/her imagination and creativity.
A colored drawing of a Christmas reindeer.
HOW TO CARRY OUT THIS CHRISTMAS REINDEER ACTIVITY WITH CHILDREN OF OTHER AGES?
CHANGES FOR CHILDREN UNDER 4 YEARS OLD
Christmas Coloring Activities for Toddlers
Younger children can carry out this Christmas reindeer activity. Considering their skills and abilities, you can use materials that suit them. Maybe, bigger crayons or other things they can use to color that they can handle better.
CHANGES FOR CHILDREN OLDER THAN 6
Christmas Coloring Activities for Kids
You can also do this Christmas reindeer activity with older children. It is unnecessary to change materials to increase this kids activity's difficulty level. Perhaps, you can suggest they be careful with the drawing edges. You can also ask them to color using different color tones or make shadows to the drawing.
WATCH THE STEP-BY-STEP INSTRUCTIONS HERE
VIDEO DESCRIPTION - COLORING A CHRISTMAS REINDEER
In this video, you will find a step-by-step explanation of the "COLORING A CHRISTMAS REINDEER" activity, designed for 4-6-year-old children.
Here, they will color a Christmas reindeer using different coloring techniques. Skills children will develop with this kids activity are accuracy in hand and finger movements, concentration, patience, and creativity. To do it, they will need crayons/colors pencils, and a printable of a Christmas reindeer.
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