Finger dexterity is essential for many self care and handwriting skills.This finger exercise game works on finger isolation and separation of the two sides of the hand. This easy-to-make game is a great way to explore colors and get those fingers moving!
Parmesan cheese container- hot glued white pom poms on for eyes- with black pom poms inside- felt tounge- this was a huge hit with the preschoolers- taking tweezers to feed the frog plastic flys and spiders
For kids who will not put marbles into their mouths - Marble Balance Game . Fine motor skill activity using a tub of sand, golf tees and marbles. Children stick golf tees into sand and try to balance marbles onto top of the tees.
Motoric separation of the two sides of the hand is needed for precision in fine motor tasks, including activities that require in-hand manipulation. Simple ideas to help work on this important fine motor skill.
Balancing Pompoms on Pool Noodles - fine motor activities for preschoolers. This is a good activity for a parent to set up for their child to practice fine motor skills Tap the link to check out sensory toys!