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    WOWWWW!!! So many ways to use stickers with handwriting and cutting! Who knew?!!! Carmen Beuhl

    Ways to use paint swatches in the classroom

    Therapeutic Benefit: This is a good tool to strengthen muscles of the hand and also a great activity when teaching cutting skills because the hole puncher mimics the open/close motion of scissors. Teach cutting complex figures by hole punching along the shape and cut through the holes. Punch out holes from different colored construction paper and use the “confetti” to create a picture or write your name

    Tips for Teaching Scissor Skills in preschool and kindergarten. Did you know there is a sequence in the development of cutting skills?

    15+ Name Activities for Preschoolers from Fun-A-Day! Fun, engaging, meaningful ways for preschoolers, as well as kindergartners, to learn their names!

    Occupational Therapy resources for developing in-hand manipulation skills.

    How FUN! Movement and art. Great activity for building strength in shoulders & arms so necessary for fine motor development.

    10 Ways to Practice Writing Your Name - Kids Activities Blog

    cutting paint samples...easy way to introduce cutting on a line. I do this every year and it's very popular - Re-pinned by #PediaStaff. Visit for all our pediatric therapy pins

    Finger Twister Game - $4.99 // I bet you could easily make this for a simple party favor. Or for tables for guest to play with while waiting for food.

    Peel and place stickers

    Simple Preschool Handwriting and Drawing Worksheets

    Hole Punch Art. Fine motor skills, creativity and more.

    Sight word parking lot game -- call out a word & they "park" in that place!

    Use paint baggies to practice printing letters, sight words, numbers, etc... so many ways to use this!

    What every Mom needs to know about Fine Motor Skills for your Little Ones

    5 tips for improving your child's handwriting skills

    Q-Tips and Straws Fine Motor Skills Activity - A great way to help little hands strengthen fine motor skills and work on colors at the same time.

    FREE Handwriting Practice Pages for the Young Child ~ developmentally appropriate for toddlers and young preschoolers PLUS they reinforce letter sounds! | This Reading Mama

    I Know my Phone Number and TONS of other fun activities for Back to School!

    handwriting- b and d song, p and q song