Fine motor skills activities for kids

Definition of fine motor skills: Ability to coordinate small muscle movements in body parts such as hands and fingers with an area of focus. Fine motor skills are involving in picking things up, playing with small objects, drawing, dressing, eating, and writing. These activities encourage kids to practice their fine motor skills.

260 Fine motor skills activities

Farmers' Market Color Counting Game

Game by: masamom

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Recognize fruits and vegetables and classify them by color.

Transportation Sandwich Bag Book

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a book about transportation.

Emotions: Happy & Sad Collage

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a collage showing happy and sad faces.

Catapult!

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Have fun launching small things across the room.

Pumpkin Life Cycle Paper Plate Pumpkin

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 40 mins

Learn the life cycle of a pumpkin while creating seasonal art.

Handprint Spider

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 35 mins

Create a cute spider. Review the number 8.

Rainy Day Umbrella Art

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Create a cute rainy day art project with simple materials.

Marshmallow Snowball Toss

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Practice throwing skills with this silly indoor snowball toss.

Reindeer Antler Ring Toss

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Practice aiming and throwing with this silly seasonal game.

Falling Leaves Math Game

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Review numbers and counting using this seasonal game.

Toilet Paper Octopus

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 35 mins

Create a simple octopus craft.

Homemade Moon Dough

Experiments by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Enjoy a unique sensory experience with this hands-on activity.

Squash Games

Game by: Linda O

Ages: 6 to 60 months

Time:

Fun tactile play for babies 6 months and older. This exploratory play teaches size, weight, color and texture while providing organic play and...

Fall Leaves Placemat

Arts & Crafts by: Linda O

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 1 hour 50 mins

A nature walk to observe and collect colorful fall leaves provides material for a craft that utilizes fine motor skills, math and principals...

Match the Beaks

Arts & Crafts by: CREAA Academy

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

This activity will help your child to understand and identify different types of birds by looking at their beaks. Improve observation skills,...

Land Forms - Lake

Arts & Crafts by: CREAA Academy

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 1 hour 20 mins

This activity will help your child to understand different land and water forms.

My Own Butterfly Greeting Card

Arts & Crafts by: CREAA Academy

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

This activity will help your child create their own greeting card!

Biotic and Abiotic Organisms

Experiments by: CREAA Academy

Ages: 48 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

This activity teaches children on what differentiates the biotic and abiotic animals. They can remember this well when they do it as a group...

My Tree of Birds

Arts & Crafts by: CREAA Academy

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

This activity helps the kids to understand the importance of birds and nature. This helps them to be environment friendly, save birds and also...

Understanding Extinct Animals

Experiments by: CREAA Academy

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Extinct animals are those species which are no longer living.
This activity will help your children to remember and understand which are those...