Simple & Frugal Fine Motor Letter Matching Activity
PRESCHOOL Set up a simple fine motor activity to work on letter recognition. This letter matching activity can be set up various ways depending on your child's skill level: alphabetical order, uppercase/ lowercase letter recognition, sequencing, etc!
The Scissor Chant is a finger-play that can be used in early childhood and preschool classes. It helps children remember the proper way to hold scissors.
10 Easy Busy Bags - Powerful Mothering Could be useful to pull out at small group
Sensory Fine Motor Magnet Fun with Recycled Materials
Mummy Musings and Mayhem: Sensory Fine Motor Magnet Fun with Recycled Materi.
Farm cable drum- This could be a cute Lego building station too.
2 Simple Tape Activities: What to Do with Just Some Lines of Tape
Fun Kid Activity: Lines of Colored Tape, straws and pompoms. Try straws and cotton balls. Adding the lines ups the challenge. Using pompoms allows you to adjust the size from tiny to pretty big. The pompoms are also nicer looking.
Magic wands ~ early years These would be fun to make!
The stage EYFS outdoor area. could use the blocks to make the stage area with a red blanket overtop
Buckets, Pulleys, and Corn - a simple set of resources that provides open-ended opportunities for creativity and critical thinking. - Omit the corn!
hanging baskets for loose part storage in an outdoor play area.
STEM connections in play -- upcycle old bike parts
African Maasai necklace project for kids -- all you need is a paper plate and some markers to make these colorful and beautiful necklaces! Examine art products from different world cultures Randomly distribute marks in different areas of paper.
15 creative & respectful ways to quiet a class
Paper plate crown craft - birthday crown or wise men crowns
Musical cave in love with this def creating this for my outdoor music area
great activity for student names. As a group in circle time First so they quickly know how to spell their own. Then let all students "practice" spelling other classmates' names.
Cutting skills at the finger gym: paint colour samples for practising straight lines and cutting box to practise zig zags and curves. Selection of scissors available.