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    cutting paint samples...easy way to introduce cutting on a line. Why did I not think of this?????

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

    Love this!- This would be easy to make- and cheap! Also a good Ada/ Emma- friendly work to have out.

    Homemade Color Book. Made with paint samples. | In The Corner

    Scissor cutting bin of different patterns for the students to cut out.

    paint sample ideas

    Scrabble letters to build first words. love this!!!!! for my littles.

    Silas 10 Ways to Practice Writing Your Name - these non-traditional ways to increase fine motor skills in kids are full of fun & play.

    Pompom Tong Transfer, use the tongs (chopsticks) to place each pompom into a circle that is the same color as the pompom.

    Cutting Exercise 1

    Rainbow cutting and gluing with paint samples

    Fine motor...... and introduce the concept of category / sorting (colour, size, texture etc...)

    mini portfolio assessment on cutting skills

    Hole punching...pre-scissor activity

    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

    the letter box--so cute. cut letters from boxes before you recycle them. love it.

    The Cutting Edge: Fine Motor Activity for Kids - What Do We Do All Day?

    Lace your shoes! - Fine Motor Activity for Kids

    This is AWESOME! I want one of these! Man...I need to get busy!! The kiddos would LOVE this.

    First pin I've pinned in 2 years. I never get on this thing. But this would be cute if I teach lower grades again!