Your preschooler should now be developing depth perception and improving his hand-eye co-ordination.
You can help your child develop healthy vision.
- Reading to your child helps her develop the visual skills she will need to begin reading on her own.
- Activities like painting, sorting shapes, and assembling pieces like blocks or puzzles help develop healthy vision.
- Be selective about how much TV your preschooler watches. Prolonged viewing or viewing TV too closely can cause eye strain.
- One in five preschoolers have vision disorders. Make sure to schedule a full eye examination before your child starts school.