Helaine Perrot November 28, 2019 Coloring Pages
A child learns coloring by how to properly hold a crayon in his hand, control hand movements, and putting the crayons in place or searching for the right color, learns coordination. All these activities and practice child’s manual skills and facilitate his later efficient use of a pen or pencil while learning to write.
Color Awareness and Recognition – Children receive their first exposure to the color wheel by crayons, colored pencils, and markers. Using different colors gives children a chance to explore the different color combinations. It also teaches them about lesser-known colors. Learning the names and hues of colors is a foundational skill for children. Coloring fosters practice and awareness of primary colors. Children learn secondary colors as they mix primary colors.
Ability to complete the task and satisfaction associated with completing the work, builds confidence. In addition, it enhances our joy and praise after receiving a beautifully colored picture from a child.
Green, psychologically represents health, and it has a calming effect on the nervous system. Green is reminiscent of peace, calm and quiet. Due to the fact that the lens of the eye focuses on green on the retina, green is the most relaxing color.
Language Development and Learning to Plan – Coloring and discussing their creation gives children an opportunity to learn new words and sentences. Children use descriptive words to talk about their feelings when they see different styles of coloring sheets. Once they learn how to decide on which colors to use, they can then plan their coloring activities in a more coordinated manner. They will learn to pick the colors to use in their pictures and they will know the correct order in which to apply colors within a picture.
Coloring is not only a classic and favorite pastime for children, but it is also a simple activity that helps children to develop cognitively, psychologically, and creatively. It sparks their imagination and gives children and adults alike an opportunity to express themselves. By giving your children drawing sheets of their favorite cartoons, animals or television characters, you are offering them the opportunity to engage in a creative way of learning. Young children love coloring and should be encouraged to explore their creative thoughts.
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