Are you looking for fine motor skills examples you can use to create fun, hands-on learning centers for your preschool student? We’ve created a vast selection of fine motor skills activities for preschoolers. Each pack features key skills you’ll want to work on with your preschool student. These fun-filled activities will have your children working hard learning their abc’s while having fun.
Why Fine Motor Skills are Important for Preschoolers
Fine Motor muscles development is so important for a growing preschooler. They are curious and constantly learning new skills each and every new day. Grabbing the opportunity while they are young learners will help develop strong and healthy small movement habits.
For example, grabbing a pencil the wrong way can lead to writing struggles down the road. Holding their scissors awkwardly can cause frustration and stress when trying to cut materials.
That’s why I’ve focused on developing fine motor activities to include the alphabet as an ‘all in one’ package. Developing these small muscle movements using my products will promote a serious amount of creativity. Plus, it will also encompass essential skills that include writing, cutting, manipulating, and drawing.
Fine Motor Alphabet Activities
I’ve put together a comprehensive bundle of over 15 products for practically every Fine Motor Skills Alphabet Activity you can possibly think of! However, it’s a rapidly growing bundle and I’ve got even more ideas coming down the pike!
You’ll be surprised to find great fine motor alphabet activities, games, worksheets and more! These are perfect for your Letter of the Week Learning Centers. Every set added to this bundle will focus on practice letter formation by writing letters of the alphabet. This includes learning the alphabet sounds/phonics, beginning letter words, and of course, developing their fine motor skills.
Fine Motor Alphabet Driving Mats
Each page features a letter formation guide, tracing practice, beginning letter transportation vehicle, and a road to practice “driving” the letter in the proper stroke order.
Fine Motor Dab & Dot ABC Pack
Each activity page features a beginning word picture for students to dab and color. Students use the coloring guide in the upper left hand corner. There is one color for uppercase letters, and one color for lowercase letters.
Fine Motor Alphabet Q-Tip Painting Pictures
These Q-Tip painting worksheets are just right for building small motor control. All you need is a little paint and a few cotton swabs for tons of hands-on, letter learning fun!
Fine Motor LEGO (TM) Mats
These Fine Motor Alphabet Brick Building Mats work with LEGO (TM) or any other classic building brick. Students work on key math skills like taly marks, counting & graphing, as well as comparisons.
Alphabet Playdough Mats
This set of alphabet playdough mats is great for working small motor muscles while having fun! Students work on lowercase letter, uppercase letters, and beginning letter pictures.
Sign Language Alphabet Minibooks
Students work on building small motor muscle control while learning all 26 letter of the ASL alphabet. Featuring three beginning letter words for students to sign for each letter.
Parents and Teachers, are you wondering what could possibly be in this growing fine motor packet of printables? Here’s a list of wonderful fine motor ABC resources that you can pick and choose from or do each one a day.
- Drive & Write Mats
- Dip & Dot Q-Tip Painting
- Beginning Letter Dab Worksheets
- Sounds Maze Pack
- Brick Building Pack
- Cuisenaire Rod Pictures
- Phonics Cards
- Sign Language Minibooks
- ABC Letter Templates
- Listening Skills Sheets
- Letter Cut & Paste
- Popsicle Stick Pictures
- Pom Pictures
- Playdough Mats
- Dab & Read Sight Words (Fry’s 100)
Don’t miss out on these wonderful alphabet resources you can download immediately along with low prep materials. They are fun to use, their imagination will soar, and you can sit back and relax while creativity takes over! And, don’t forget, these make awesome activities for toddlers too! Click Here for our Fine Motor Alphabet Bundle.