Fine Motor Skills
This birthday play dough kit is so much fun! Assemble it once, and then use the loose parts to make cupcakes time and time again!
This taste-safe recipe is a fun sensory play activity for young kids. Learn how to make mud for play using 3 simple ingredients!
This food activity for kids is a great way to expose children to fruits and veggies while constructing a real life Mr. Potato Head!
Making play dough with our simple recipe is so easy and fast! Take it one step further by transforming it into beautiful rainbow swirls!
This Fall leaf craft is such a fun way to discover the beautiful colors of Autumn! Transform a green leaf into a Fall leaf scratch off style!
This sensory sand recipe is made with just a few taste-safe ingredients including stale cereal! It’s moldable and crumbly, but not sticky!
This Feed the Baby activity is a fun and silly way for the kids to strengthen their hand and eye coordination and fine motor skills!
Nature can make the most beautiful masterpieces! Here’s one way to make Rock Art using sticks, stones, and other nature from the backyard!
Painting with a spray bottle is such a fun and vibrant way to create process art while strengthening important fine motor skills!
Where sensory and imaginative play collide! This insect preschool activity is a fun way to get hands on while learning all about bugs!
Teaching colors to toddlers has never been more fun with this color matching worksheet that makes ordinary cotton pads turn vibrant!
Strengthen cutting skills while giving your kids their dream “job” with this fun pet salon activity! Best part? It’s made up of recyclables!
Explore the deep blue sea and all of its creatures with this fun ocean activity play dough kit. Includes all the details on kit items!
A tiny bit of sand and a few simple ingredients create this easy no-bake sand play dough recipe for a fun textured-filled sensory experience!
All you need to know about how to make a maze using natural materials. A fun way to not only get kids outside, but also have them crafting!
This fireworks inspired activity is great for teaching toddlers colors. Perfect for Independence Day and New Year’s Eve celebrations!
With just a handful of simple ingredients, this easy to make play dough recipe is a fast, no-cook way to make the ultimate sensory base!
Make your own Feed the Cookie Monster game. It is super budget friendly and teaches number recognition while strengthening fine motor skills.
Splatter paint art is a fun way to express yourself artistically! Here are some tips on making the most of this messy yet awesome activity!
This vibrant color matching game using cotton swabs is a fun way to learn the colors of the rainbow while strengthening fine motor skills!
This blooming paper flower experiment is magical! Grab our free printable with flowers you can cut out in different shapes and colors!
Does your kiddo love squishy and stretchy toys?! This DIY stress toy is super easy to make and is a budget-friendly way to get out that urge to squish!
Make alphabet learning fun with this Alphabet Coin game! It’s the perfect way to combine ABC learning with fine motor skills, too!
This is everything you ever needed to know about water beads. Learn how to make them, how to store them, and how to dispose of them.
Are you on the hunt for an easy activity for toddlers? This activity is all about color recognition and strengthening fine motor skills!
This rainbow science experiment is a colorful way to explore chemical reactions! Plus, all you need are some common household items!
Bubble slime is slime you can pop! With only just a few ingredients, whipping up a batch is so simple and oh so entertaining to play with!
This Earth Day craft for kids is a super fun way to celebrate our planet! Even the youngest of kids can enjoy making this fun collage.
Here is a fun tracing activity for preschoolers and toddlers! They are easy to print and a great way to prepare young kids for writing!
What are fine motor skills? In this article you will find out why they are essential and ways we can help strengthen them in young kids!
This dinosaur activity using pegs is a fun way to strengthen fine motor skills while learning colors and counting.
This pre-writing activity is a budget friendly way to practice drawing lines. Bonus points for being able to use it over and over again!
This hand-eye coordination game is so much fun for toddlers! They will love cracking some leftover eggshells to help the chick hatch!
This fine motor activity for toddlers is a fun way to strengthen pincer grasp, hand eye coordination, and more! Plus, get the free printable!
Filling up a recycled bottle with pasta is great for fine motor skills development! Bonus points for adding a color recognition game!
Trim the leprechaun’s beard and 20 other free St. Patrick’s Day printable activities! Also includes pages for alphabet, writing, math & more!
Where color sorting meets fine motor skills! Turn a part of your wall into a place for your toddler to stick and sort colorful paper clips.
This teeth brushing activity is a fun way to learn the importance of dental hygiene. Plus, grab our free printable for an easy set up!
This toddler activity is a great way to strengthen fine motor skills and learn about cause & effect. Plus, it’s a crash course in digestion!
Teach your child fine motor skills while strengthening shoulder and arm muscles with this vertical cutting practice activity! Plus, get the free printable!
This fishing game for toddlers and preschoolers is the perfect combination of sensory play, fine motor skills, and so much more!
This is a budget friendly way to strengthen fine motor skills. This fine motor skills toy can be made out of household materials in minutes!
Preschoolers can strengthen scissor skills with this silly spoon salon activity! Plus, this comes with a free printable to save you time!
This alphabet game for preschoolers is a winner! Your child will love making the letters appear like magic. Plus it’s so easy to set-up!
Discover fizzy chemical reactions while channeling their inner Jackson Pollock with this easy experiment to do at home and beyond.
This is all about providing a hands on way for kids to learn coin recognition. You can adapt this based on whatever currency you are teaching!
Introduce your kiddos to chemistry with this fun winter science experiment. All you need is some fake snow with baking soda and vinegar!
These DIY Christmas tree decorations are out-of-this-world gorgeous! They are homemade ornaments that look just like the Milky Way!
This egg carton number matching game is super easy to make. It will help your child recognize numbers and learn how to count faster.
Use this recipe to make taste-safe foam for young kids. It is a perfect sensory base for little ones who put everything in their mouth!
Make this DIY catapult out of objects you have around the house. This teaches them beginning science!
This is how to make a really easy toddler craft. It helps them improve their fine motor skills, and it’s mess-free!
This color mixing activity is where gross motor, sensory, and science collide to discover how primary colors mix to form secondary colors!
Combine color recognition and fine motor skills with this cotton ball rainbow craft! Perfect for preschool, toddlers, and beyond!
This pasta activity uses rainbow spaghetti to strengthen toddler fine motor skills. Bonus points for being taste-safe!
How to Dye Pasta Bright Colors for Sensory PlayLearn how to safely dye pasta so your kids can play with it in lots of sensory activities. This is a...
Teach color and letter recognition with this alphabet painting activity. It encourages fine motor skills development too.
Looking for a fun way to develop fine motor skills and color recognition? This DIY bottle cap rainbow is perfect.
This pom pom drop with a twist is perfect for twisting and dropping to help your toddler develop fine motor skills and color recognition.