Fine motor

Collection by Suzanne Callan

Suzanne Callan
Free Apple Playdough Mats Free apple playodugh mat is such a fun way for toddler, preschool, prek, and kindergarten age kids to practice counting and forming numbers Preschool Crafts, Crafts For Kids, Toddler Preschool, Maths For Toddlers, Number Activities For Preschoolers, Numbers For Toddlers, Preschool Apples, Preschool Dinosaur, Preschool Prep

Low-Prep Play Dough Mats for Math Centers

Play dough number mats for numbers 1-10. Kids use ten-frames, counting and learn numerals and number words with these simple play dough mats.

Playdough + potatoe masher + cookie sheet Strengthen little hands and arms by using a potato smasher! This is just 1 of the 25 occupational therapist-approved fine motor activities you can do with your child, using items from around your house! Motor Skills Activities, Gross Motor Skills, Sensory Activities, Toddler Activities, Sensory Rooms, Sensory Play, Physical Activities, Occupational Therapy Activities, Fine Motor Activities For Kids

25 Fine Motor Activities Using Household Items

25 fine motor activities you can do with your child using materials from around your house!

Sandbox Writing Cards for Pre-Writing Free Sandbox Writing Cards for Pre-WritingFree Sandbox Writing Cards for Pre-Writing Montessori Activities, Literacy Activities, Activities For Kids, Visual Perceptual Activities, Indoor Activities, Pre Writing, Alphabet Writing, Sand Writing, Early Learning

Sandbox Writing {and free printable cards!} - Walking by the Way

Here is another pre-handwriting activity for your kiddo: Sandbox Writing. I've seen this same idea (sandbox and cards) for alphabet writing, but I wanted something for Simon to help him practice basic handwriting strokes and shapes. I created a set of 28 cards for him to use with the sandbox. You can snag your own …

Spray (bottle) painting - help strengthen grip and control while spray painting with a spray bottle! Good outside summer activity! Gross Motor Activities, Gross Motor Skills, Summer Activities, Learning Activities, Preschool Activities, Preschool Art, Water Play Activities, Painting Activities, Therapy Activities

Spray Painting!

You know it has been a rough summer when you are excited to go outside because it's only 90 degrees! Well today we took advantage of the "b...

cutting yarn suspended from an embroidery hoop - scissor skills Preschool Fine Motor Skills, Motor Skills Activities, Gross Motor Skills, Sensory Activities, Preschool Learning, Toddler Activities, Reggio, Cutting Activities, Funky Fingers

y is for yarn

the preschoolers having been showing consistent interest in cutting. more specifically, cutting yarn. more specifically yet, cutting the yarn from our weaving project. so since it was winter white week, we had white yarn in the tub table and tied some of it to an embrodiery hoop hanging from the ceiling (where the magnet used…

 Maths and finger strengthening too… turn over the timer… throw the dice… build your tower using the tweezers . keep score … best of three! Maths Eyfs, Preschool Activities, Numeracy, Preschool Plans, Cutting Activities, Nursery Activities, Montessori Math, Early Years Maths, Early Math

How high is your tower? Maths and finger strengthening too... turn over the timer... throw the dice... build your tower using the tweezers .. keep score ... best of three! LH

Scoop your name/lid Could put kids pics on other side of the lid for younger children. Ideas for Recycling Milk Containers from An idea on Tuesday (",) Eyfs Activities, Nursery Activities, Motor Activities, Literacy Activities, Cutting Activities, Playdough Activities, Physical Activities, Finger Gym, Reception Class

Recycling Milk Containers

I hate throwing away plastic containers as there are so many ways to recycle them. Here are a few ways to recycle plastic milk contai...

Egg cartons used for sorting, fine motor, loose parts, discovery, tinker trays Montessori Activities, Motor Activities, Preschool Activities, Play Based Learning, Early Learning, Reggio Emilia, Heuristic Play, Reggio Classroom, Toddler Fun

Random Spring 2013 Snapshots

Stomping in the Mud Playgroup starts back on September 4th & 5th. We are looking forward to another year of stomping adventures...stay ...

Super cute free printable bird play dough mats for counting! Preschool Learning Activities, Preschool Kindergarten, Preschool Activities, Kids Learning, Shape Activities, Time Activities, Numbers Preschool, Learning Numbers, Math Numbers

Number Playdough Mats - Playdough To Plato

Activity for ages 3 to 5. We use playdough a lot at our house. I’m very insistent that learning shouldn’t be filled with a bunch of worksheets, so when it came time to learn numbers, I created these free printable playdough mats to give my kids hands-on number recognition, counting, one-to-one correspondence and fine motor practice. […]

Pasta necklaces - creative development, fine motor skills (threading), could incorporate counting and patterns. Playgroup Activities, Fun Activities For Toddlers, Valentine Activities, Work Activities, Creative Activities, Motor Activities, Nursery Activities Eyfs, Counting Activities Eyfs, Dementia Activities

Make Your Own Pasta Necklaces - alice & amelia

Why not make your own pasta necklaces! A fab activity for little ones that uses creativity and fine motor skills when painting and threading the pasta.