Playing music as the background for this activity is also can be fun. It helps the situation to be more cheerful. Your kid will also excite for the activity. Thing that you also need to prepare are coloring pencil or crayon.
Encourage them once they’ve done their first letter even they need an assistance. Repeat this process after they complete with the letter. Do not move to the next letter if they still need a helping-hand for the first letter.
It will also teach your kid to recognize the color. By using this way, there are more skills that can be achieved using a single tool. You also can be more creative by making a jingle during the tracing process. Your kid will see that this activity is fun and they will be encouraged to learn more about shapes, colors and traces.
If you run out of the picture objects, then try to create your own picture. Ask your children to follow and imitate the picture. This might need an extra effort.
They will pick the right letter and start coloring them. If they can make a good result, then they’re ready for the advanced exercise such as writing the letter of alphabet.
The letter set is also important. You have to make a proper amount of the letter. Don’t expect your kid to color all the 26 alphabets at one exercise. Start it by introducing them 5-7 letters.
If your kids understand on how to trace the line, then you can let them work individually. You can also evaluate about the number that they’ve already made.
Another method that can be done for introducing the number is by using the color by number worksheet. It’s actually a clever idea for using this worksheet.
For example, they should color the area in number 1 using the pink crayon. This is a very creative way to make your kids understand about the color puzzle.Accompany your kids during the coloring session.
It will show some abstract on the result. However, this can be a good sign that your kids’ creativity is actually developing. After finished with the free activity, you can continue the next exercise of tracing the line or object.
For the advanced exercise, if you think that your kids have already got their line traced tidily, then you also can make the other line examples with more complex shapes.
It consists of several picture that your kid might love to trace. You can introduce the picture and even telling a story as the preparation. It helps the kid to get interested and start working on their tracing process.