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20+ Simple Hands On Activities That Help Build Fine Motor Skills

20 Simple Hands-On Activities That Help Build Fine Motor Skills - with fine motor skills going missing at preschool, try some of these hands-on invitations to help strengthen fine motor skills

Digging for Spaghetti Worms Sensory Play - Kids will have so much fun catching all the slippery and slimy spaghetti worms with tweezers and putting them into a jar.

Digging for Worms Sensory Play

Digging for Spaghetti Worms Sensory Play - Kids will have so much fun catching all the slippery and slimy spaghetti worms with tweezers and putting them into a jar. OR JUST LET THEM DIG IN REAL DIRT FOR REAL WORMS.

Marble Balance Game .... Fine motor skill activity using a tub of sand, golf tees and marbles. Children stick golf tees into sand and try to balance marbles onto top of the tees.

For kids who will not put marbles into their mouths - Marble Balance Game . Fine motor skill activity using a tub of sand, golf tees and marbles. Children stick golf tees into sand and try to balance marbles onto top of the tees.

Fine motor and counting fun with tweezers, numbers and stars from Rachel (",)

Firework-Inspired

Firework-inspired activities, suitable for an Early Years setting - from Rachel (",)

Popping bubble wrap using rolling pins and our fingers! EYFS

Popping bubble wrap using rolling pins and little fingers promotes fine-motor development: also consider using other kid-friendly tools such as a mallet, golf tees, rocks, sticks, etc.

Making paper chains on the finger gym. Lovely maths opportunities too- long, longer etc or making repeated patterns using colours. EYFS

Making paper chains on the finger gym. Lovely maths opportunities too- long, longer etc or making repeated patterns using colours. EYFS - Tap the pin if you love super heroes too! you will LOVE these super hero fitness shirts!

Finger Gym - Rice and lentils, pick out with fingers, tweezers or chopsticks.

Fine motor skills Finger Gym - Rice and lentils, pick out with fingers, tweezers or chopsticks.

Pushing pom poms into bottles. Really tricky fine motor skill to get them out! We linked this with our learning about capacity in maths. EYFS

Pushing pom poms into bottles. Really tricky fine motor skill to get them out! We linked this with our learning about capacity in maths.

Fine Motor Knot Tying Activity

Fine Motor Knot Tying Activity

Use scrap ribbons in a fine motor knot tying activity that kids will love while they are building fine motor skills!

Finger Gym - marbles and washers. (Inspiration came from Your Therapy Source)

Finger Gym - marbles and washers. (Inspiration came from Your Therapy Source): Finger Gym - marbles and washers. (Inspiration came from Your Therapy Source)

Finger Gym - wrap a stick

Finger Gym - wrap a stick Ideal as a morning table top activity - ideal to get little fingers ready for writing! - Tap the pin if you love super heroes too! you will LOVE these super hero fitness shirts!

Cutting skills at the finger gym this week: paint colour samples for practising straight lines and cutting box to practise zig zags and curves. Selection of scissors available.

Cutting skills at the finger gym: paint colour samples for practising straight lines and cutting box to practise zig zags and curves. Selection of scissors available.