Physical development

Gross motor skills: a playtime essential

A girl climbing steps

As a parent of a young child, you play a crucial role in supporting the development of their gross motor skills. Gross motor skills involve the control and coordination of large muscle groups, enabling movements like crawling, walking, running, jumping, and playing sports. These skills form the foundation for your child’s physical abilities and overall …

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Hand-eye co-ordination games

A child using hand-eye co-ordination to put a ring on a stick

Hand-eye coordination is the ability to perform tasks that require simultaneous use of the hands and eyes. It involves processing visual input from the eyes and translating that information into precise, controlled movements of the hands. This skill is essential for various day-to-day activities and sports, such as writing, typing, driving, and playing musical instruments. …

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