What are fine motor skills? What can preschool teachers do to aid children in the development of essential fine motor skills?
The motor control that a child has with scissors, like all fine motor skills, develops as they grow older. Generally I find that the below progression holds true. Age Cutting Skills 2 ½ years Snip 3 years Cut forward 3 ½ years Cut straight line 4 years Cut around corners 4 ½ years Cut curved [...]