fine motor

Turkey Squishy Bag: A Super Simple Sensory Activity

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Improve fine-motor skills and arm strength with the help of this Thanksgiving-themed sensory bag. How can you incorporate this activity into your next lesson plan? let us know in the comments section below! Click here to learn more.

4 Simple Strengthening Games for the Classroom

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Use resistance bands to improve fine motor skills, gross motor skills, posture, and more! Click here to discover how with these quick and easy strengthening games.

18 Fun Handwriting Activities for Kids

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School Physical Therapists

Go back to school with new and exciting handwriting activities for kids! This list includes suggestions from OTs, parents, and teachers. Enjoy!    

Firework Science – A Fine-Motor Activity for Kids

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Speech-Language Pathologists

This Fourth of July science activity works on fine motor skills like finger grasp and finger isolation. Check it out!

25 Toys for Kids Who Don’t Play With Toys

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Occupational Therapists

Not all children enjoy the blinking lights and loud sounds that explode from typical games and toys. So how can you engage a child in play when he or she is frightened by, or lacks interest in this area? Grab some ideas from this list on Friendship Circle to stimulate imaginative play, and develop fine motor and… Read More »

50 Earth Day Activities for Kids

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Speech-Language Pathologists

In need of a few creative ways to celebrate Earth Day? The activities on this list can be used in a variety of settings, and are a great way to improve fine motor and sensory motor skills. Take a look, and discover how you can incorporate these crafts and garden games into your therapy sessions year-round.