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Fine Motor Skills Activities

These fine motor skill activities are a great help when it comes to developing your child's writing. These activites focus on motor skill development by improving the muscles in the fingers and hands, strengthening hand grip, and developing wrist movement. By doing all of those things, your child will be better prepared to hold a pencil for long periods of time, and learn to write with strong and controlled muscles. These fine motor skills activities include art projects like painting and tissue paper bouquets, to science projects like silly putty, and even to games like water relay! Your kids are sure to have a blast with these activities, and will be developing important skills without even knowing it.

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If your kid likes to color, you probably know all too well that crayons go quickly. Put those crayon stubs to use by creating colorful ironed wax paper art!
Fine Motor Skills
Preschool
Create a glamorous yet easy-to-store puppet stage for your preschooler or pre-kindergartener!
Fine Motor Skills
Preschool
Take some of the spirit of musical chairs and incorporate it into an indoor obstacle course that will fine tune your child's motor skills!
Fine Motor Skills
Preschool
Make corn kernel necklaces this fall and help build your child's hand-eye coordination along with her fine motor skills.
Fine Motor Skills
First Grade
Blend art and science in this hands-on activity that shows your kindergartener how primary colors combine to make secondary colors.
Fine Motor Skills
Kindergarten
Here's a fun activity that will help your child learn to cut on a line, practice fine motor control, and create a beautiful garland, too.
Fine Motor Skills
Preschool
Stringing beads helps develop the hand-eye coordination kids need to write, and noodles are sized just right for junior jewelry-makers.
Fine Motor Skills
Preschool
Encourage your preschooler's creativity with this exciting art project! Every 'scratch art' drawing is unique and colorful!
Fine Motor Skills
Preschool
Reuse the tops of tissue boxes as photo frames for treasured family photos in this fun craft activity.
Fine Motor Skills
Preschool
Why spend money on fingerpaint when you can make your own? With this recipe, you can stew up your kid's favorite colors right in your kitchen.
Fine Motor Skills
Preschool
While building his own croquet set, your kindergartener will use both his math an fine motor skills and as he plays he'll improve his hand-eye coordination.
Fine Motor Skills
Kindergarten
Kids in preschool, kindergarten, and elementary school will love turning flower pots into homemade musical instruments in this fun and simple activity.
Fine Motor Skills
Kindergarten
Introduce your preschooler to patterns in this arts and craft activity that uses household materials to create and paint scratch prints.
Fine Motor Skills
Preschool
Develop your kindergartener's fine motor skills while tracing shadows on a sunny day with this fun kindergarten activity.
Fine Motor Skills
Kindergarten
This craft is an excellent way to learn about African-American history, and it also provides fine motor practice.
Fine Motor Skills
Kindergarten

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