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Copies Triangles, Squares, and Other Geometric Patterns (49-60 Months)

During their fifth year of life, preschoolers’ coordination and ability to use their hands is almost fully developed, and they become more interested in arts and crafts. They are now capable of copying more complex geometric patterns, such as stars, diamonds, triangles, and squares.


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