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Dot & Cut (Fine Motor & Scissor Skills)
After many moons my preschooler is finally holding the scissors correctly in one hand instead of using both of his hands. This sometimes requires me to remind him but with practice I am sure it will become a natural position.
Paint the Alphabet
As a fun and different way to practice the alphabet I had Jake paint the letters. He really just traced the letters with paint and a q-tip...
Developing Fine Motor Skills
Taking the time to build and develop fine motor skills is just as important as teaching your Littles letter names and sounds, numbers, counting, etc. etc. Unfortunately, this is a skill that is often overlooked. Having strong hand muscles and fine motor skills is the foundation that our students need to grasp a pencil, ... Read More about Developing Fine Motor Skills
Our Favorite Fine Motor Activities of 2014 - No Time For Flash Cards
These are the best fine motor activities, kids will love them and have fun while they develop their fine motor skills.
Developing Pre-Writing Skills: #2 - Liz's Early Learning Spot
How do we develop pre-writing skills in our children to help them become successful writers? This podcast will tell you how! FREE printables.
Montessori Monday – Paper Cutting Activities
Cutting with scissors information plus many printable paper cutting resources; perfect for toddlers and preschoolers at home or in the classroom!
Montessori Practical Life for the Holidays
A wonderful collection of Christmas inspiration to help your children practice their practical life for the holidays.
Fine Motor Activity: Cutting Straws and Play Dough
Who knew that cutting straws and play dough with scissors could be so fun? My son spent a long time playing and developing fine motor skills with this simple activity!