Toddlers are a brilliant child age to receive stimulation from the sight around him and also sense stimulation experienced by all members of his body. In addition to trying to understand what is around them based on repetitive habits, toddlers can also do something in order to understand and experience the kind of activities given. One of the activities that are suitable for toddlers is coloring. Although you can't expect very good results on the paper, the positive impact is that the hands of your toddlers receive new stimulation that will be processed by the brain.
Understanding the real meaning behind something around them is not the capacity of toddlers. It will take a lot of time to explain what is going on. Let's take the example of a Halloween celebration. toddlers won't understand when you explain the tales of Halloween over and over. But you can make them a part of Halloween and get the vibes needed to find out what activities can be done on Halloween day by providing coloring activities for toddlers.
In order to make toddlers interested in coloring on Halloween day, as adults, you need to accompany the toddlers to know how to hold crayons or colored pencils and what to do with the paper that contains spaces for coloring. Without requiring a lot of effort, actually doing coloring things have become an interesting activity for toddlers. But if your toddler requires more effort to be attracted, then try the through reward approach that toddler wants to have. Promise to stick with it when Toddler succeeds in performing his Halloween coloring activities. This can generate trust and strengthen your relationship through Halloween celebrations.
Toddlers always need a guide in every activity they do. In the Halloween coloring activities, you already read the point how-to guide to do it. This guide is given when toddlers have a hard time to understand what they need to do. But you can also do experiments to find out the sensitivity of your toddler to a certain condition. To do this, you don't need to provide a guide for the Halloween coloring activities. You just need to see what toddlers are doing to respond to the objects around them. It can exercise initiative and also see brain development as well as creativity from toddlers.