Technology has become a part of everyone's daily life and has hooked everyone to their screen, including children. Many parents keep their kids busy with new technology to keep them from getting into trouble or being a nuisance. There's no doubt that this new idea has many positive effects, but it also poses risks to children's growth and development for many reasons that we won't go into here.
But, contrary to what most people think, there is a great option that ensures kids grow up healthy and gives them all the benefits that technology does and more. The art and craft movement is the answer, of course.
It's essential to make something beautiful, not just as a way to show who you are. But it's an excellent way for kids to try new things, express themselves, and make things, especially when they're young and might have trouble talking.
Art and craft are essential for a child's development because they teach them to observe, express themselves, try new things, and succeed. Children benefit significantly from this activity because it allows them to be creative and try new things. Art classes also help them improve their motor, language, and problem-solving skills, deal with stress and get to know themselves, others, and their surroundings.
Most people need to realise how important it is to teach kids art at a young age. But showing young kids how to enjoy art is a great way to encourage their interest, self-expression, reasoning, confidence, imagination, and creativity.
Here are ways art boosts creative thinking in kids: