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    Summer is the perfect time to find packages of colorful drinking straws on sale at your grocery store. I think they are a terrific crafting material. Drinking straws are easy to cut, come in lots of colors, and are super cheap (you don’t feel badly throwing them away when you are done). We’ve combin...
    July 8, 2012

    Show your child how to insert the straws along the outline of the symbol until it is full. Step back to admire their “writing” together!

    • Sara Singletary

      Tactile graphics on the fly- draw in play dough and mold shapes Using playdough for prewriting activities for kids

    • Robin Colion

      Pre-writing Fun: All you need is play dough and some straws! This is good for strengthening fine motor skills also!

    • Jessi Seidman

      Using playdough for prewriting activities for kids Fine motor, hand strengthening (cutting the straws + pushing in pieces), can work on color recognition, scanning, etc.

    • Joey Schmidt

      More clay pins on: Using playdough for prewriting activities for kids

    • Nora Basler

      Pre-writing with play dough and straws could use for numbers too. Good for fine motor skills.

    • EliseMae {One Day At A Time}

      Prewriting Fun. Visit for more #finemotor #handwriting ideas

    • Lalah Evans

      Using playdough for prewriting activities for kids--good for fine motor skills

    • Rosario Posselt

      Motricitat fina.

    • Daniel Molina

      Pre writing Fun!

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