Cut up pipe-cleaners and place them in a bottle. Use a magnet to manipulate them. kids will stay busy for hours.
What a fun way to get some small motor practice early in the school year! Free Robot Worksheet - Handwriting Practice
ABC Match up. I see the team building potential here..
Here's a great idea for comparative measurement of length.
Free hands-on worksheet for comparing length...one of the first Everyday Math lessons is matching the lengths of paper strips - this might be a good addition to that lesson.
20 Ways to Get Preschoolers Excited About Math
An amazing measurement unit for kindergarten with lots of hands-on activities and corresponding math journal entries.
Finger Gym - threading pipe cleaners
Put away that credit card! Mama OT has 25 occupational therapist-approved fine motor activities for toddlers and preschoolers that use items from around the house. Great for parents and teachers on a budget!
Phonic Finger Gym