Fine Motor Skills Activities

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Create a Faux Stained Glass Vase
Create a Faux Stained Glass Vase
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Create a Faux Stained Glass Vase
Try this creative art project with your second grader to help him build up his fine motor skills and artistic awareness as he makes a faux stained glass vase.
2nd grade
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Spider Hat
Spider Hat
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Spider Hat
This spider hat activity challenges your child to learn about spiders and improve fine motor skills. Make a spider hat with your child on Halloween or any time.
Kindergarten
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Drinking Gourd Window Cut-Out
Drinking Gourd Window Cut-Out
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Drinking Gourd Window Cut-Out
This craft is an excellent way to learn about African-American history, and it also provides fine motor practice.
Kindergarten
Science
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Fall Leaf Rubbing Wreath
Fall Leaf Rubbing Wreath
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Fall Leaf Rubbing Wreath
Explore the great outdoors and make lasting memories with your child in this fun fall activity! Children will make a decorative piece with the leaves they collect and develop their fine and gross motor skills through cutting and coloring.
Preschool
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Make a Paper Chain
Make a Paper Chain
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Make a Paper Chain
Here's a fun activity that will help your child learn to cut on a line, practice fine motor control, and create a beautiful garland, too.
Preschool
Reading & Writing
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Make Your Own Edible Play Dough
Make Your Own Edible Play Dough
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Make Your Own Edible Play Dough
Make an edible play dough with your child to help her develop her sensory and motor skills.
Preschool
Science
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Craft a Seashell Wind Chime
Craft a Seashell Wind Chime
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Craft a Seashell Wind Chime
Make a seashell wind chime for your back porch. Perfect for younger kids to build motor skills on.
1st grade
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Irish Potato Candy
Irish Potato Candy
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Irish Potato Candy
You've got to try it to believe it! Making these sweet treats allows your second grader to practice with measurement and boost his motor skills.
2nd grade
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Play Animal Exercises
Play Animal Exercises
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Play Animal Exercises
Preschoolers need to practice hopping, skipping, and other "gross motor" skills. Why not make it fun by challenging them to move like their favorite animals?
Preschool
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Make Your Own Maccabee Shield
Make Your Own Maccabee Shield
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Make Your Own Maccabee Shield
Your kindergartener will be delighted to refine his motor and conceptual skills as he creates his own Maccabee shield in honor of the Maccabee revolt.
Kindergarten
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Play the Game: Itsy Bitsy May I?
Play the Game: Itsy Bitsy May I?
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Play the Game: Itsy Bitsy May I?
Like "Mother, May I?", this following directions tag game focuses on gross motor skills, but to the theme Itsy Bitsy Spider. Fun indoors or outside!
Kindergarten
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Valentine's Day Game
Valentine's Day Game
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Valentine's Day Game
Orchestrate a Cupid's arrow tossing game among your child and his friends. This fun game cultivates important motor skills and hand-eye coordination, too.
1st grade
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Velcro Dart Board
Velcro Dart Board
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Velcro Dart Board
Your child will boost her gross motor skills as she has fun playing with your easy-to-make and totally safe dart board and dart balls.
2nd grade
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Animal Movement
Animal Movement
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Animal Movement
Get active at home by pretending to be different animals! Use this fun and engaging activity to move your body, get silly, and practice gross motor skills.
Preschool
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Make Your Own Watercolor Wrapping Paper
Make Your Own Watercolor Wrapping Paper
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Make Your Own Watercolor Wrapping Paper
Not only is homemade wrapping paper pretty, but by experimenting with decorative tools, kids are also doing science, art, and small-motor muscle building.
1st grade
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Star Collage
Star Collage
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Star Collage
Your child can hone her cutting skills while making this patriotically festive star collage!
3rd grade
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Patriotic "Quilts"
Patriotic "Quilts"
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Patriotic "Quilts"
Strengthen math and social studies skills with this beautiful patriotic placemat "quilt" project!
2nd grade
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Impressionist Painting for Kids
Impressionist Painting for Kids
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Impressionist Painting for Kids
Have your preschooler paint like Monet, and build crucial handwriting skills at the same time!
Preschool
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Questions, Anyone? Ask Your Way to Reading Comprehension
Questions, Anyone? Ask Your Way to Reading Comprehension
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Questions, Anyone? Ask Your Way to Reading Comprehension
Help your child gain reading comprehension skills, as well as listening and memory skills with this fun activity that uses his favorite book!
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Be a Covert Code Breaker!
Be a Covert Code Breaker!
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Be a Covert Code Breaker!
Help your child work on her code breaking and writing skills while covertly developing her analytical thinking skills with this fun activity.
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Egg Carton Game
Egg Carton Game
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Egg Carton Game
Build your child's math skills with this 2nd-3rd grade activity. Similar to a carnival toss, this egg carton toss game is sure to provide hours of fun.
3rd grade
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Make Name Pattern Art!
Make Name Pattern Art!
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Make Name Pattern Art!
Here's a delightful activity that uses your child's name to help him improve his writing skills.
Kindergarten
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Easter Fortune Cookies
Easter Fortune Cookies
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Easter Fortune Cookies
Here's a creative way to build second grade writing skills this Easter.
2nd grade
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It Takes Skill to Wait
It Takes Skill to Wait
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It Takes Skill to Wait
In this activity, your child will explore techniques that support patience and learn to practice mindfulness when waiting.
4th grade
Social emotional
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Color Match: Create a Wooden Peg Board
Color Match: Create a Wooden Peg Board
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Color Match: Create a Wooden Peg Board
Make a natural wooden peg board to sharpen your child's color skills. Help your little one ace her color matching skills with this natural wooden peg board.
Preschool
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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.