Art And Intelligence: Children's Art Is A Predictor Of Intelligence

March 09, 2015


By: Anna Agoncillo
Image Credits: Johann Dréo via Flickr
Genetics, environment, and art abilities help produce a smart child.

Aside from language, art is one of the child's primary modes of communication. 4-year-old children who drew relatively accurate stick figures had higher intelligence scores at age 14, according to a recent study.  



The capacity to produce figures is a sign of cognitive ability. So, shape your child's future by providing him/her the tools to early creativity.

Start by asking your child to draw people and household items using crayons and paper. Then, purchase a Paintastic Paint-By-Numbers Kit to familiarize your child with figures and to improve his/her creativity.
Painting 02THB2020008 - available here
Grab yours at paintbynumbers.com.sg.

Food For Thought
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“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.” 

― Margaret Mead





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