One of the fine motors skills is cutting skills and how to bring it to success.
Below is the cutting skill development at different stages of kids.
At ages 1+ years old , a child can starts learn hold the scissors. Most of the time , they will just open & closes scissor.
2. Open /closes scissor
At ages 2+ years old , after a child mastering open & close scissor. Then, they can practice with play dough or tearing paper.
5.Cutting straight line
At ages 3+ years old , child can start cutting straight lines but their accuracy still not accurate at this point.
6.Cutting curve line, cutting circle & squares
At ages 4+ years old ,child can start from cutting curve line , then after mastering curve line cutting, they can start cutting square ,circles.
7.Cutting complex shapes
At ages 5 to 6 years old ,child can start to cutting and mastering complex shapes.
Note* children may master them earlier, others later. I just sharing the recommended ages so you can see which skills are age appropriate, not that each skill should be mastered by these ages.