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Getting a good grip on crayons
By: Renata Bursten, Dragonfly Staff




If your child holds crayons clenched in a fist while coloring, try giving Chubbi Stump Crayons or Paint Sticks instead of long crayons. The short thick shape promotes the use on a tripod (three fingered) grasp.

You can encourage the use of a mature wrist position by having the child draw on an upright easel.
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