Jewelry Making benefits children:Fine Motor Skills,In-hand manipulation skills,Visual Discrimination, Scanning, Visual Memory,Eye-Hand coordination: Threading beads onto a string involves bilateral coordination of the child's hands, and requires their eyes and hands to work together.Cognitive Skills,Planning:What pattern will they choose? Where are all the materials needed to complete this beading activity? By answering these questions, the child develops his/her planning and problem-solving skills.Math Skills: How long will my necklace, bracelet, or key-chain need to be? How many beads do I need to complete this project? How can I create and maintain this beading pattern? Encouraging children to think through these functional math problems is a motivating way to improve academic skills in this area.
We are learning the colors, number and daily use Mandarin while we making the Jewelry.