Night Sky Activities for Preschool: Galaxy Slime (Borax-Free) - Twodaloo 1 bottle of Elmer’s Clear School Glue oz) cup Sta-Flo Liquid Starch (Walmart) Liquid watercolors (several squirts until you get the desired color) Fine glitter in a variety of colors
Use finger aerobics in the classroom, home or therapy clinic to work on fine motor skills needed for functional tasks. Hand aerobics are a great fine motor exercise workout before handwriting tasks for the whole class! Perfect for the school based OT.
So many people make the mistake of using dots which just confuse the kid. MUCH better than dots or dashes. Highlighters to teach handwriting. This idea could also be used with D' Nelian handwriting or cursive on lined paper templates for older kids.
Handwriting is often a struggle for individuals with an special needs. Those who lack fine motor skills such as holding a pen or pencil, will affect their handwriting. Pencil grips help children and adults become more successful with writing tasks.