Tag Archives: Motor Skills

Watermelon God’s Eye Weaving Craftivity

[Source: Red Ted Art] Oh yes! Two of my favorite SUMMER themes collide – a wonderful DIY Watermelon Craft, meets the summer classic Yarn Weaving Project: How to make a God’s Eye! Now we have made God’s Eyes before! We love this nature … Continue reading


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Children’s Temperament Traits Affect Their Motor Skills

[Source:  Science Daily] A recent study among 3- to 7-year-old children showed that children’s motor skills benefitted if a child was older and participated in organized sports. Additionally, the study provided information about the importance of temperament traits for motor … Continue reading


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Kids’ Personality Traits Linked to Motor Skills

[Source: Psych Central] A new Finnish study shows a link between children’s temperaments and their motor skills. Researchers from the University of Jyväskylä in Finland found that children with active temperaments and attention span persistence tend to have stronger motor … Continue reading


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Children’s Temperament Traits Affect Their Motor Skills

[Source: Science Daily] A recent study among 3- to 7-year-old children showed that children’s motor skills benefited if a child was older and participated in organized sports. Additionally, the study provided information about the importance of temperament traits for motor … Continue reading


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Plasticizers May Contribute to Motor Control Problems in Girls

[Source:  Science Daily] Scientists have uncovered a link between prenatal exposure to phthalates — a ubiquitous group of plasticizers and odor-enhancing chemicals — and deficits in motor function in girls. Phthalates are widely used in consumer products from plastic toys … Continue reading


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