This is a great activity because it builds the muscle control needed to learn to write by holding a paint brush, they get practice recognizing letters, plus it is better for toddlers and preschoolers to write, draw, or paint standing up because they will have more muscle control.
This TOTALLY WORKS!!! I have tendonitis in my hand and have not been able to hold a pencil correctly. Tried this out of curiosity and it works. Pencil Grip Correction with a Pom Pom - repinned by @PediaStaff – Please Visit ht.ly/63sNt for all our ped therapy, school & special ed pins