Learning how to use chopsticks for kids doesn't just make mealtimes more enjoyable, it can help their development too.
This learning milestone can help hone a child's fine motor skills like hand-eye coordination and even their handwriting.
While some kids pick it up faster than others, other kids might need a little bit more practice.
Helping your child master the art of dining with chopsticks should not be a daunting task. Make it a fun activity by following some easy steps.
Here's a helpful guide on how to use chopsticks for kids!
There is no specific age for learning to use chopsticks. As for me, I was about six or seven when we learned how to use this in school.
I went to a Montessori school where we were taught to practice picking up inedible objects with chopsticks first before testing our skills on food. When the time came for me to teach my own niece how to do it, the technique came in handy.
You can also follow these simple steps on how to use chopsticks for kids, as outlined below.