Trilok Puri, Delhi
Children ages five- to 12-years-old .Children retain what they learn much better when hands-on activities go along with that learning. Research has shown that people learn:
10% of what they READ
20% of what they HEAR
30% of what they SEE
50% of what they HEAR and READ
70% of what they SAY and,
90% of what they DO!
Arts and crafts offer children endless opportunities to learn by doing. And they are likely to remember what they learn!
The act of making something new.
The art of combining things in a new way.
Arts develop feeling skills
Crafts develop thinking, relating, and coordinating skills