Preschool Crafts count among the children’s favorite activities at kindergarten and home too. Crafts are a way to teach a child about creation, art, patience and the fact that they can let their imagination run free. The little apprentices are taught how to use the crayons, paper and water colors at the beginning. For example the little ones like a lot painting with fingers. They have a great fun and it’s a way to make them escape of inhibitions and let their imagination freely. If you look their "creation" you can contemplate a Picasso in the making, and who knows if this isn’t really true.
When the kids have got used with the paper, crayons they can do a step forward and try to use glue and other materials as cloth, scissors, little pieces of wood, beans and beads and so on.
Of course there are common crafts for boys and girls together. But we all know very well that their interests are different even from the first years of their lives. Girls love to play with dolls and the accessories for them. Boys like toys like trucks, trains, spaceships. So, at the moment it’s advisable that children focus on their preferences. So, for the girls are sewing crafts, crafts about fashion, dresses and so on. Boys have built crafts, fix crafts and so on. It’s very important to take into account their gender, their preferences. If a preschool child seems himself forced to do something he doesn’t want it’s possible to confront the situation that he will refuse to do that thing again. And crafts have this main leading part - to do from learning a pleasant activity, to make children feel free and unforced to do things.
Children’s mind is a very difficult matter to deal with and that’s why adults must be very careful. It’s well known that children like crafts, but if teachers or parents don’t choose the adequate craft according the age and the possibilities of the child, the effect will be adverse to the expected one. That’s why it must be proceed with a great care, with diplomacy. Psychologists have a great part here and they can guide both parents and children in choosing the most appropriate crafts for children.
Children need the adult’s guidance and supervision with condition the adult not interfere in the creation process but to supervise and hive a little hand of help. The idea belongs entirely to the child. This is a very important condition and adult must obey it for better results sake.