Lacing Shapes Busy Bag (Free Printable)

Lacing is a great way to work on fine motor skills.¬†Manipulating the string in and out of the holes takes a lot of effort for little fingers. It strengthens dexterity, hand-eye coordination, and the pincer grasp. Sometimes this activity can be frustrating for them when the string falls out of the hole before they can […]

10 Flower Fine Motor Skills Activities

My hydrangeas are starting to bloom and I’ve filled up my potted plants with my favorite annuals. I’ve had flowers on my mind lately. I’ve rounded up¬†10 Flower Fine Motor Skills Activities that are a perfect way to celebrate the spring and summer colors with a fine motor twist. You’ll find flower crafts, flower learning […]

Tracing Lines Busy Bag (Free Printable)

My preschooler has been starting to show an interest in writing lately. While he can write letters, he needs help learning to control the writing strokes. To help him practice tracing and controlling his writing, I made a Tracing Lines Busy Bag for him. This free printable for tracing lines is a perfect introduction to […]

Alphabet Beginning Sounds Clip Cards

My preschooler has been working on beginning sounds and figuring out what letter of the alphabet words start with lately so I made these Alphabet Beginning Sounds Clip Cards for him. These clip cards will help him practice beginning sounds and strengthen his fine motor skills in one activity. The alphabet clip cards are a […]

10 Earth Day Fine Motor Skills Activities

If you’re looking for some ways to focus on Earth Day and Fine Motor Skills at the same time, I’ve got you covered. Most of the best fine motor skills activities are made from recycled materials or using common items in a new way, so these 10 Earth Day Fine Motor Skills Activities are a […]

DIY Fine Motor Tongs Made With Chopsticks

I love to make Fine Motor Skills tools with ordinary things if I can, that’s why I love these DIY Fine Motor Tongs made with Chopsticks so much. They are easy to make and fun for kids to use. These can be used for everyday simple fine motor skills activities, but could also be used […]

Top 10 Valentine’s Day Fine Motor Skills Activities

Valentines’s Day Learning Activities are in the air and I can’t think of a better way to celebrate than working on some Valentine’s Day Fine Motor Skills Activities. The fine motor skills activities in today’s post are the Top 10 Valentine’s Day Fine Motor Skills Activities that caught my eye and we’re planning on doing […]

How to Teach Kids How to Fold a Washcloth

One of the cleaning chores for kids that my four year old has to help me with is folding washcloths during laundry time. I taught him a little trick to get those washcloths folded perfectly every time! If you want to teach your kids how to help you with this task, here’s How to Teach […]

Wood Slice String Art Ornament

This is my favorite Christmas ornament we’ve made so far this year! I’m so excited to share it with you today. Not only did we make a gorgeous and simple DIY Wood Slice String Art Ornament inspired by a children’s book, but we got in some great fine motor skills practice while making it! If […]

Washi Tape Mason Jar Lid Ornament

My kids love to use tape. Actually, I can’t think of a child I know that doesn’t like to use a tape dispenser. Using tape is such a great way to work on fine motor skills that when I saw some sparkly, festive tape dispensers at the Dollar Tree, I quickly stuck them in my […]