As fun as it can be, it is so much more than just that.
Here are a few of the advantages of bedtime stories.
Every step involves making a decision: what color to use, how to make a line, what size to make something. Through art, children create something that, until that point, was only imagined.
With every choice the object becomes more and more their own. Thus, they create visual manifestations of abstract ideas.
Children who may be having difficulties in other parts of the school curriculum may find an expressive outlet through art.