Fine Motor Posts

PreK Centers in a Snap!

PreK Centers in a Snap!

Last week I was in New Orleans working with Lafourche Parish preschool teachers. The goal of the day was numeracy, and one of the highlights was the afternoon make-and-take session, where we had five stations for teachers to visit.  In addition to working on numeracy,...

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Motor Development Matters!

Motor Development Matters!

Did you know that a child's ability to skip is correlated with his or her math skills?  Did you know that static/dynamic balance has a lot to do with readiness for reading?  Motor development, both fine and gross, does matter a great deal as we take a whole child...

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Kinesthetic Number Sense

Kinesthetic Number Sense

We have all been there...trying to get students to develop one-to-one correspondence with concrete objects. You have a pile of counters ready on your table."Watch how I do it," you say. "1, 2, 3, 4." And with great patience, you carefully move one counter at a time...

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Finger Funatics Fine Motor Development Program 20% OFF

Finger Funatics Fine Motor Development Program 20% OFF

Today our children in the 21st century are into technology, aren't they?! Many children would love to stay on their iPads and play "Minecraft" or check out fun videos rather than do any fun crafts or projects. Sometimes as parents we may not want to pull out messy...

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