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    Default When do kids learn how to tie their shoelaces?

    My daughter is 4, should I start teaching her now, or is that too young?

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    I'm starting to teach DS (4) now as he has to wear shoes with laces next year when he starts school

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    I bought my son a book that had the laces attached to teach him. Most shoe shops also has a handout about teaching kids to tie laces, which has lace attached too. I have been trying to teach my son for 1 and half years now, hopefully he will get it soon. He is 6.


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    Dd1 was able to tie them properly by herself when she was 5 I think.

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    My 6 year old can't tie shoes, but none of her shoes have laces.

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    One child was 4.5, one was 6, one is learning now...at 5.

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    Thanks for the replies

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    DD1 learnt very quickly at 6yrs old.

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    7 year old DSS can't tie his, but is learning slowly.

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    DS is 7 and he doesnt know yet. Have always generally bought shoes without laces for him.


 

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