Fine Motor Skills Activities

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Straw Necklaces
Straw Necklaces
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Straw Necklaces
Your child will enjoy feeling independent and creative as she develops her fine motor skills while making this necklace using just yarn and colored straws.
Preschool
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Happy Face Biscuits
Happy Face Biscuits
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Happy Face Biscuits
This kitchen activity will engage your preschooler's senses and fine motor skills, and she'll have fun eating her unique creations when she's done!
Preschool
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Draw Radiating Red Hearts!
Draw Radiating Red Hearts!
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Draw Radiating Red Hearts!
Take a fun and simple look at the concept of parallel lines with your child. This art activity is great for fine motor skills and perfect for Valentine's Day!
2nd grade
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Craft a Paper Quiver and Arrows
Craft a Paper Quiver and Arrows
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Craft a Paper Quiver and Arrows
Watch your kindergartener release her inner archer and develop her fine motor skills as she creates this paper arrow and quiver set.
Kindergarten
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Make Your Own Fossils
Make Your Own Fossils
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Make Your Own Fossils
In this fun activity, kids practice measurement and boost fine motor skills as they learn all about how fossils form and even make a few of their own!
Kindergarten
Science
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Superhero Dad
Superhero Dad
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Superhero Dad
Making Dad a comic book is a great gift for Father's Day, and one that helps them work on fine motor skills, storytelling and handwriting.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
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Popcorn Sculpture
Popcorn Sculpture
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Popcorn Sculpture
This activity will help your child develop her fine motor skills and build spatial awareness,and it's a great way to jazz up snack time!
Preschool
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Two-Ingredient Sensory Dough
Two-Ingredient Sensory Dough
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Two-Ingredient Sensory Dough
This two-ingredient dough, sometimes called "moon sand," is a quick and cheap way to let kids explore their senses, build fine motor skills, and play.
Preschool
Science
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Hamburger Cookies
Hamburger Cookies
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Hamburger Cookies
Let your preschooler develop her fine motor skills in this cooking activity that has her creating hamburger cookies, a great snack for any party or BBQ.
Kindergarten
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Polar Bear Craft
Polar Bear Craft
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Polar Bear Craft
Winter is a great time to create a textured polar bear. Not only will your child gain practice identifying shapes, he'll also work out fine motor skills.
Preschool
Reading & Writing
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Simple Drums
Simple Drums
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Simple Drums
Your first grader will improve her fine motor skills as she designs her own drum set with recycled household objects and art supplies!
1st grade
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Create a Cozy Poncho!
Create a Cozy Poncho!
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Create a Cozy Poncho!
Show your child how to make a cool fleece poncho without any sewing, and help develop fine motor skills and patterning at the same time. Here's how.
Preschool
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Make a Thanksgiving Table Runner
Make a Thanksgiving Table Runner
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Make a Thanksgiving Table Runner
This Thanksgiving table runner craft isn't just fun and festive, it also helps your child build muscles for hand strength, fine motor skills, and handwriting.
1st grade
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Gingerbread Logic
Gingerbread Logic
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Gingerbread Logic
Baking holiday gingerbread men has ever been more educational! Your kindergartener will work on fine motor skills, logic, and counting in this cookie activity.
Kindergarten
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Washi Eggs
Washi Eggs
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Washi Eggs
If you're looking for a fun way to have your child gain practice pattern-making while working out fine motor skills, making Washi eggs is the perfect activity.
2nd grade
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Dessert Quesadilla
Dessert Quesadilla
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Dessert Quesadilla
Fix a yummy fruit and chocolate quesadilla. It'll give your kid a chance to boost his fine motor skills while making a snack the whole family will enjoy.
Kindergarten
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Dancing Skeleton
Dancing Skeleton
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Dancing Skeleton
Having some dancing skeletons hanging around the house is great way to prepare for All Hallows' Eve. This is a great activity for honing fine motor skills.
1st grade
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Create a Traditional Japanese "Sempuyo"
Create a Traditional Japanese "Sempuyo"
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Create a Traditional Japanese "Sempuyo"
Help your child construct and author a "sempuyo," a traditional Japanese book with accordion-style pages; she will develop her writing and fine motor skills.
4th grade
Social studies
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 Leaf Crown
Leaf Crown
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Leaf Crown
This fall, make a leaf crown that will encourage creative play and your child's interest in the natural world while you help them build fine motor skills.
Preschool
Science
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Make Your Own Computer Costume!
Make Your Own Computer Costume!
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Make Your Own Computer Costume!
Save some money this Halloween and work out fine motor skills by helping your child make his very own computer costume.
1st grade
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Lace a Jack-o'-Lantern
Lace a Jack-o'-Lantern
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Lace a Jack-o'-Lantern
Hone fine motor skills by having your kid create a jack-o'-lantern fiber arts project. They'll lace sheets of paper together to create a 3-D stuffed pumpkin.
Kindergarten
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Make Beaded Candy Cane Ornaments
Make Beaded Candy Cane Ornaments
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Make Beaded Candy Cane Ornaments
Candy cane ornaments bring some cheer to your Christmas tree. Make a batch of candy cane ornaments with your child to practice patterning and fine motor skills.
Preschool
Math
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Paper Heart Craft
Paper Heart Craft
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Paper Heart Craft
This paper heart craft is a simple Valentine's Day activity that gets kids to stretch fine motor skills. Make a paper heart craft with your child this February.
Kindergarten
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Korean Paper Fans
Korean Paper Fans
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Korean Paper Fans
Make a Korean paper fan! This activity is a great way to help your child explore different cultures while she builds her fine motor and arts and crafts skills.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Craft a "Recycled" Angel Tree Topper
Craft a "Recycled" Angel Tree Topper
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Craft a "Recycled" Angel Tree Topper
Your fourth grader will hone his fine motor skills and learn to follow directions as he creates this recycled angel tree topper out of an ordinary soda bottle!
4th grade
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Fine Motor Skills Activities

Our vast collection of fine motor skills activities is designed to help early and experienced learners alike develop and hone the foundational abilities that will serve them throughout life in tasks from drawing and writing to sewing and manipulating objects. Filled with art projects, science experiments, games, and recipes, you’ll find stimulating activities to benefit and strengthen any young learner’s developing skillset.