12+ Children's Drawing Development Stages Background. The more knowledge teachers have about children's development the more they can take it into in the random section of the stage one of the drawing characteristics often done by children is the holding of a drawing tool with their whole hand. Drawing ultimately becomes a child's way of expressing her understanding of the world and all the things that are important to her.
Children's drawings obviously show artistic development and expression. Why is drawing important for children's development? A main indicator of a child reaching the schematic stage is the drawing being realistically drawn from a single viewpoint, without the transparency mentioned in the previous stage.
Drawing development in children adapted from the work of viktor lowenfeld & betty edwards.
Children explore the world around them through intellectual, physical and emotional methods. I hope you've enjoyed reading about the stages of drawing development in young children and are inspired to encourage. Children explore the world around them through intellectual, physical and emotional methods. The developmental stages of children's drawings in understanding children's drawings by cathy malchiodi include