Tag Archives: Fine Motor Skills

Spring Garden Fine Motor Sensory Activity

[Source:  Hands On As We Grow] This invitation is a simple garden fine motor activity that uses a transfer motion and also strengthens hand eye coordination. Simple fine motor activities that combine a seasonal sensory element are an engaging and … Continue reading

Posted in OT | Tagged , , , ,

OT Corner: St. Patrick’s Day Fine Motor Activities

[Source: Pink Oatmeal] It’s just about March and that means St. Patrick’s Day isn’t too far away!  Are you ready with fun fine motor activities?  It’s an easy theme to incorporate with rainbows, leprechauns and gold!  At Pink Oatmeal, we’ve … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, OT | Tagged , , , , ,

Fine Motor Craft – Sticky Paper Bookmarks

Great Craft for Mother’s Day with your students/clients [Source: Pre-K Pages] I think homemade gifts are great and useful homemade gifts are even better. This simple bookmark craft is easy for a child of any age to do. I’ve done … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, OT | Tagged , , , ,

4 Easy Q-Tip Painting Techniques to Take It up a Notch

[Source:  Hands On As We Grow] Are looking for some new painting activities? You have to try painting with Q-tips. If you have never tried before it’s worth just getting out a few small containers of paint and a whole … Continue reading

Posted in OT | Tagged , , , ,

Research Says Up to 60% of School Day Requires Fine Motor Skills

[Source: Your Therapy Source] Would you have guessed that up to 60% of the elementary school day requires fine motor skills? It certainly stresses the importance of fine motor skill development for school success. The American Journal of Occupational Therapy investigated the … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Tagged , , ,