Tag Archives: Fine Motor Skills

Fine Motor Activity of the Week: Fork Painting

[Source: Brick by Brick] As I said before, we love to paint. We do it almost every week. Lately we’ve been painting with things other than brushes; we’ve been using kitchen items to paint. Last week we painted with a … Continue reading

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OT Activity of the Week: Simple Origami Tulips

[Source: Make and Takes.com] by Amy Anderson Every spring, I love seeing tulips pop up in my yard. It seems like I always forget about them – such a colorful surprise! We made a little ode-to-tulips art project with some … Continue reading

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More Screen Time Associated with Decreased Fine Motor Skills

[Source: Your Therapy Source] As technology and screens take a stronger hold on our children’s lives every day, it is important to analyze the relationship between screen time and fine motor skills in preschoolers. Teachers and therapists continue to report … Continue reading

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Therapy Idea of the Week: Simple Kids Flower Sewing for Fine Motor Practice

[Source:  Creativity 101] Here is a really cute idea posted on the excellent blog Childhood 101  Would be a fun ‘craftivity’ for Mother’s Day! We attend a great playgroup once a week and this was one of our recent creative … Continue reading

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Fine Motor Skills Game – Eat the Cheese Freebie

[Source:  Your Therapy Source] Eat the Cheese requires very little preparation and the directions are simple. You could also modify the game as needed depending on the skill level of the child. Preparation Download and print out the one-page color … Continue reading

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