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TECUMSEH Grow a Learner with ART—Part 1

Event Type: Growing Like a Read
Age Group(s): Children
Date: 6/18/2014
Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Time: 12:00 PM
 GLARt is a two-part program for children ages infant through 5 and their parents or caregivers to develop the early literacy skills of vocabulary, narrative skills, and letter knowledge through art play and learning. Each session has 30 minutes devoted to active art activities for children and discussion with parents followed by a story time related to art and color. Class Limit of 25 children, each with an adult. Part One: Scribbling is Drawing
Library: Tecumseh    Driving Directions
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 Part One: Scribbling is Drawing Scribbling is very important to a young child’s development. Fine motor skills are honed for their later use in writing, while language and social growth are encouraged. Children are able to tell what they have drawn even if adults cannot see it, demonstrating a connection between symbols and meaning while orally telling a story. Children given the freedom to be creative and inventive soon learn to draw numbers and letters out of these scribbles. Parents will learn the benefit and different stages of the scribble. They will be given ideas for expanding their child’s creative experience utilizing different drawing utensils and setting up a creative space for their child.
Status: Closed
Please Note
  • Attendee must be between the ages of 1 Month and 6 Years old.
  • Need to cancel? Be sure to give us 24 hour notice so others on the standby list can attend.

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