Fine Motor Activity for Kids: Funny Face Lacing Plates

Turn leftover paper plates into funny face lacing plates to make lacing practice goofy and fun for kids! #finemotor #pediOT

Lacing is a developmental skill that is often tested and practiced in pediatric occupational therapy. It's a great indicator of a child's abilities related to hand-eye coordination, fine motor and bilateral skills, problem solving (aka- motor planning), sequencing, and attention. However, it's not often I meet a kid who loves lacing on a boring lacing ...

Valentine’s Day Fine Motor Craft

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Valentine's Day is less than a month away and many classrooms have already traded in winter themes for heart-shaped crafts and activities. Here's a simple heart-centered fine motor activity I have done with some students recently to target their goal areas while also giving them a chance to make something they can bring home to ...