Creative Development: Ages 6-7
Four ways your child develops creative-thinking skills.
Hover over each Learning Benefit below for a detailed explanation.
Fine Motor Skills
Increased skill and control characterize your child’s creative expression as a 6- to 7-year old. Discover how your first grader’s creative abilities develop:
- Learn to control the direction and length of a line she’s drawing.
- Develop a personal style in her drawings and other creations.
- Draw more complex pictures — a sun in the sky above two girls and a flower in the ground.
- Make more realistic images, distinguishing between people and animals, males and females, adults and children.