Fine Motor Skills Activities

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Caring for Plants
Caring for Plants
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Caring for Plants
Encourage your child to take ownership of a plant by creating a care plan and following it over the course of a couple of weeks.
2nd grade
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Using a Compass
Using a Compass
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Using a Compass
Here is a hands-on activity to help third graders understand the four points of a compass...and how we use them to get around.
3rd grade
Science
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Play the Shape Twister Game
Play the Shape Twister Game
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Play the Shape Twister Game
This fun shape game is like Twister...with a twist!
1st grade
Math
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Make a Decorative Paperweight!
Make a Decorative Paperweight!
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Make a Decorative Paperweight!
Using water, corn syrup, and sequins, your child can create a unique art project while exploring what happens when different liquids are mixed together!
Preschool
Science
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Earth: More Land or More Water?
Earth: More Land or More Water?
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Earth: More Land or More Water?
Blend science and math to explore a very important first grade social studies question: does our planet contain more land or more water?
1st grade
Science
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Play Punctuation Red Light, Green Light
Play Punctuation Red Light, Green Light
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Play Punctuation Red Light, Green Light
With nothing more than a flat open space and some lively kids, you can reinforce key concepts of punctuation while having lots of healthy laughs.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
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Gluep: Solid or Liquid?
Gluep: Solid or Liquid?
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Gluep: Solid or Liquid?
Explore solids and liquids with your young scientist by making gluep, a goopy substance that can behave like both a solid and a liquid!
1st grade
Science
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Sinking Ships for Science
Sinking Ships for Science
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Sinking Ships for Science
Explore the scientific concept of capacity by seeing how many pennies you boat can hold before it sinks!
1st grade
Science
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Make Leaf Rubbing Gift Cards
Make Leaf Rubbing Gift Cards
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Make Leaf Rubbing Gift Cards
Combine science with reading and art to help your first grader create an attractive holiday gift for a beloved friend or relative.
1st grade
Science
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Make a City Guide For Kids!
Make a City Guide For Kids!
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Make a City Guide For Kids!
Does your child know all the greatest kid-friendly places in town? Here's an activity that lets them create a cool city guide and work their writing chops, too!
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Exercise Across America
Exercise Across America
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Exercise Across America
Choose a destination and "race" your way there! This activity is a great for charting progress and motivation.
2nd grade
Social studies
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Nice Shades! How Light and Color Affect Sight
Nice Shades! How Light and Color Affect Sight
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Nice Shades! How Light and Color Affect Sight
Create a homemade pair of sunglasses with colored lenses to see just how light and color affect our sight! Use this fun project to practice science!
3rd grade
Science
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Recycled T-Shirt Skirt
Recycled T-Shirt Skirt
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Recycled T-Shirt Skirt
Your kid will practice measuring, cutting and basic stitches by recycling an old t-shirt into a a cute skirt using simple sewing techniques.
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Papier-Mâché Snowman
Papier-Mâché Snowman
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Papier-Mâché Snowman
This paper mache snowman is a unique winter craft for kids. Use this paper mache snowman to show your child the wonders of this three-dimensional art form.
4th grade
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Cardboard Bugs
Cardboard Bugs
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Cardboard Bugs
Reuse and recycle cardboard tubes to make spooky spiders, kooky caterpillars, wacky worms, and more.
Kindergarten
Science
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Nature Poetry
Nature Poetry
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Nature Poetry
Inspire a love for the written word by creating an illustrated nature poetry book with your kids.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
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Explore Christmas Tree Science
Explore Christmas Tree Science
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Explore Christmas Tree Science
This season is a great time to explore the many shapes, sizes, and species of evergreen trees. Download our "field guide" activity and learn more!
3rd grade
Science
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Bake a Batch of Maple Leaf Pancakes
Bake a Batch of Maple Leaf Pancakes
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Bake a Batch of Maple Leaf Pancakes
You and your fourth grader can pay homage to the 2010 Winter Olympics held in Vancouver, Canada, by baking up a batch of maple leaf pancakes!
4th grade
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Interior Design Game
Interior Design Game
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Interior Design Game
Turn spring cleaning into an opportunity to spend quality time with your teen by helping her redecorate her room.
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CD Review
CD Review
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CD Review
Make a deal with your teen: You'll buy her that new album on iTunes if she listens to it all the way through...and then writes a thoughtful review on it.
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Create a Snowflake Garland!
Create a Snowflake Garland!
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Create a Snowflake Garland!
This snowflake garland will bring some winter wonder to your house. Make a sparkling snowflake garland with your child this winter.
3rd grade
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Shoe Box Dream House
Shoe Box Dream House
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Shoe Box Dream House
Your child can build the home of her dreams by creating a truly imaginative model. She'll get to draft her own blueprints to design her masterpiece!
3rd grade
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Bake Fall Leaf Cookies
Bake Fall Leaf Cookies
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Bake Fall Leaf Cookies
Your child can turn cookie dough into a big pile of colorful painted fall leaves ready for eating!
5th grade
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The Magic Magnifying Glass
The Magic Magnifying Glass
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The Magic Magnifying Glass
Did you know magnifying glasses are magic? This hands-on activity has kids using magnifying glasses to engage with the world around them and look close to examine what they find.
Preschool
Science
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Holiday Jars Full of Cheer
Holiday Jars Full of Cheer
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Holiday Jars Full of Cheer
Making holiday jars with your child will fill their heart with cheer! This activity asks your students to get into the holiday or winter spirit by filling a jar with something sweet, like marshmallows or another favorite treat. They can either gift this t
2nd grade
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Fine Motor Skills Activities

Our vast collection of fine motor skills activities is designed to help early and experienced learners alike develop and hone the foundational abilities that will serve them throughout life in tasks from drawing and writing to sewing and manipulating objects. Filled with art projects, science experiments, games, and recipes, you’ll find stimulating activities to benefit and strengthen any young learner’s developing skillset.