STAGES OF GRAPHIC REPRESENTATION

The Manipulative Stage

(Ages 2-5 Early Childhood)

The Symbol-Making Stage

(Ages 6-9 Grades 1-4)

The Preadolescent Stage

(Ages 10-13 Grades 5-8)



NoteThe above is a brief summary of the subject, for more information refer to the following book. With the exception of the illustrations all of the above content is from: CHILDREN AND THEIR ART, Al Hurwitz / Michael Day, Harcourt Brace College Publishers, Texas, 1995.