Tag Archives: Pincer Grasp

Colored Waterfall Hand Strengthening/Fine Motor Art

Editor’s Note:  This activity was conceived for preschoolers, but is a perfect pincer grasp activity for all ages! [Source: Teaching 2 and 3-Year-Olds] We love to use our pipettes for preschool fine motor art! Using pipettes strengthens the pincer grasp, important … Continue reading


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Colored Waterfall Hand Strengthening/Fine Motor Art

Editor’s Note:  This activity was conceived for preschoolers, but is a perfect pincer grasp activity for all ages! [Source: Teaching 2 and 3-Year-Olds] We love to use our pipettes for preschool fine motor art! Using pipettes strengthens the pincer grasp, important … Continue reading


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Fine Motor Activity of the Week: Water Play with Eye Droppers

[Source:  Learning 4 Kids.net] Water Play with Eye Droppers is a colourful and fun activity that encourages development of the pincer grasp. The pincer grasp enables a child to pick up small items using the thumb and index finger and … Continue reading


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OT Activity of the Week: Eyedropper Painting for Pincer Grasp

Here is another of our “greatest hits” on Pinterest that we shared on Instagram recently! Eyedropper painting for pincer grasp.  Food coloring works great. For a mural, put a plastic tablecloth under a paper tablecloth to save your table.  Paper … Continue reading


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OT Activity of the Week: Oil and Water Droplet Painting – Great for Pincer Grasp!

[Source: Stay at Home Educator.com] Oil and water droplet painting is the result of mixing cooking oil and colored water to create a beautiful, slightly marbleized effect.  You can find such paper at a craft or stationary store, or you … Continue reading


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