Pool Noodles are so much fun to play with! When they are cut up into smaller portions they make a great learning tool and toy for many play experiences and opportunities. Today I have shared 4 play ideas that can be completed using pool noodles. These activities provide children with the opportunity to develop their fine motor skills, coordination, colour recognition, vocabulary and other numeracy skills. Most importantly they will have so much fun!
Fine Motor Play with crafting pom poms - The OT Toolbox
Fine motor play for toddlers is a win in our house. Toddlers seem to love moving, scooping, dropping, and sorting items, so why not incorporate fine motor skills into the activity? Looking for more creative ideas for toddlers? Try these ones. Fine Motor Work for Toddlers and Preschoolers This activity is so easy to ... Read More about Fine Motor Play with crafting pom poms
Taking the time to build and develop fine motor skills is just as important as teaching your Littles letter names and sounds, numbers, counting, etc. etc. Unfortunately, this is a skill that is often overlooked. Having strong hand muscles and fine motor skills is the foundation that our students need to grasp a pencil, ... Read More about Developing Fine Motor Skills