Coloring is an old time favourite activity, it may start simple as toddlers doodling on the paper but it can be one of kids core gifts to be an artist.
Do you know that coloring activity can stimulate the kids' cognitive skills, psychology as well as creativity ?
The following are some key benefits of coloring activity in kids psychology and development :
1. Stimulate Fine Motor Skills Development
The act of coloring can help to improve motor skills in young kids. The actions, and precise grip involved in coloring can stimulate the development of the muscles of the fingers, hands and wrist. Fine motor skill development can help children write more skillfully as well as manipulate small objects.
2. Color Awareness and Recognition
By doing coloring on coloring pages the kids can mix one or more colors, this activity will foster them to learn the names and hues of colors as well as color awareness of primary, secondary and common colors.
3. Improved Focus and Hand Eyed Coordination
Coordination and the ability to focus is just developing in young kids, and undertaking activities to strengthen this budding talent assists in efficient, healthy development. The act of holding crayons, choosing colors, implementing the color in the ideal spot can all help with cultivating strong hand-eye coordination in youngsters.
4. Improved Confidence and Self esteem
The ability to complete a task successfully builds self esteem and confidence in young children. Coloring regularly and completing projects boosts a child’s sense of accomplishment and pride in themselves. Not only that, integrated with Augmented Reality Technology where the kids can watch their artwork comes alive will definitely boost their confidence.
5. Self Expression and Spark Creativity
Every human being expresses themselves differently, and many children are visual in nature. Coloring is a fertile vehicle for self expression as well as sparking their creativity as children make color decisions and flesh out the boundaries of a coloring page, sheet or book.
6. Therapy and Stress Relief
Coloring is also calming and therapeutic for kids, especially if they have no other outlet for unpleasant or confusing emotions. Even kids who fall into the “normal” range of emotional health can benefit from processing their feelings, frustrations and emotions though the simple but profound act of coloring.
Most kids love to color, and it turns out it’s more than just a recreational activity. It can also foster physical and psychological development in a range of areas. Get your kids started with coloring as early as possible, and you’ll contribute to a lifetime of positive benefits.
Now, enhanced with Augmented Reality Technology, coloring activity is no longer boring. The kids can watch their artwork comes alive.
Octaland 4D Color Me book is one of a kind coloring book integrated with Augmented Reality Technology. The kids can choose their favourite characters, color it with crayons, color pencil or water color. And the adults can help to download free apps Octaland 4D+ from Googleplaystore or Appstore and scan the colored pages. Voila ! The kids will love to see their artworks come alive.
Get Octaland 4D Color Me Book here if you haven't had it