Preschool Hammer Practice

One of Jonah’s favorite things to do is practice using a hammer…preschool style. If we’re working in the basement, he often asks for this activity to work alongside of us. This is a trick I learned while I was in college, but it’s probably all over Pinterest already. I’m sharing it anyway for the two of you out there that haven’t seen it yet. :)

Preschool Hammer Practice

Preschool Hammer Practice



Using the golf tees as nails, let your child practice using a hammer. It’s fun to let them choose their design, but for an added level of difficulty, have them make a pattern.

Preschool Hammer Practice

Target Skills:

  • Pincer grasp (helps in handwriting)
  • Hand-eye coordination
  • Life skills


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