The Fine Motor Detective has fine motor activities for preschoolers to first graders. In other words, developmental ages 3-6 would benefit! A school based occupational therapist created these activities! In addition to occupational therapists, they are perfect for teachers, special education classrooms, and parents!
WHAT FINE MOTOR SKILLS ARE BEING ADDRESSED?
A variety of skills are addressed in these 10 Page Fine Motor Worksheets! For example:
- fine motor skills
- coordination activities
- hand strength
- two handed activities (bilateral hand skills)
- activities to help develop a dominant hand
- and more!
Did I mention how fun the activities are? Kiddos won’t realize they’re working! Activities like hole punching, peeling stickers, using play dough mats, and pinching clothespins are just a few ways we help make fine motor fun!
Minimal prep time is needed, BUT it’s well worth the benefits of the activities!
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WHY ARE FINE MOTOR ACTIVITIES IMPORTANT?
Fine motor activities help strengthen muscles in hands and improve coordination. In other words, improving fine motor skills can also help with writing and cutting skills!
Here’s another great resource on the importance of building fine motor skills!
Adult supervision is recommended for safety during activities. In addition, these activities should not take the place of medical or therapeutic intervention.