practice tracing: make and laminate these for students who need extra practice. They can use a dry eraser marker

What a fun way to get some small motor practice early in the school year! Free Robot Worksheet - Handwriting Practice

Printable Prewriting Cards_My Little Bookcase

Pattern cards (FREE printable) for mark making and early handwriting - from Rachel (",)

Montessori practical life kit for scissors work to develop fine motor skills. LOVE THIS!

fine motor control

Prewriting

I love this. What a great way to practice writing letters without wasting tons of paper. It would be great for a center.

Writing Skills Busy Bag (1 of 5 Dry Erase Busy Bag Ideas) 31 Days of Busy Bags & Quiet Time Activities @ AllOurDays.com

Magnet fine motor skill activity montessori inspired by AlenaSani

handwriting without tears -magnetic alphabet builders

Tips on how to help students build their fine motor skills, improve handwriting and to encourage good letter formation. MUST read for pre-k through second grade teachers and parents of 3-7 year olds!

Great to practice pre-writing skills during transportation week. Put this in your handwriting center to reinforce the theme.

Sew Fantastic: Rainy Day Fun Printable sheets to laminate, stick magnets onto pompons and place on a cookie sheet. Great activity for practicing sorting and counting! I'm thinking of lots of other ways to use this for my boy who's a little past the numbers-and-colors stage...pompon checkers, perhaps? Or addition/subtraction practice?

Clothespin Number Match ... I made this for our math center ... it's also great for fine motor development.

Clothes Pin Words- great for learning letters, spelling & fine motor control.

Lots of ideas for Kindergarten centers

pre-writing in sand

Encourage Fine Motor & Scissor Skills with this simple Dot & Cut Activity from PowerfulMothering.com

Magnet fine motor skill activity... Make it

handwriting practice as part of centers: laminate a set of handwriting worksheets & place in a binder with expo marker/eraser.