So often I hear myself telling parents that their child needs to develop scissor skills. This is usually met with a dumb look of disbelief that I would suggest that darling son or daughter could ever be allowed use such a dangerous weapon as a pair of child’s safety scissors! (Edit out large, exasperated sigh!)
Parents have become so over safety conscious that children aren’t allowed to try anything that may have the slightest, miniscule chance of causing baby to get a boo-boo!
To end all of that, here are some great activities that parents (and yes, even teachers) can do with their children.