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Fine Motor and Handwriting Development Activities

Overall rating 4 out of 54.7 (106 ratings)

Last updated 03 September 2014, created 28 August 2009, viewed 243,574

This resource provides a range of activities to develop fine motor skills, designed with learners with severe learning difficulties in mind. It is by no means exhaustive, but covers a range of activities to develop discrimination of left and right, hand-eye coordination, crossing the mid-line, in-ha More…nd strength, finger and in-hand manipulations, finger isolation skills, grasps, releases, pencil control skills, early drawing skills and early letter formation skills.

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This is a great sources of ideas - I'm an NQT and one of our first target areas is handwriting and letter formation - thank you!

from YvonnePirso, 03 September 2014
(report comment) 4 out of 5

Thank you for sharing your resource. This resource has been recommended for teachers by the TES Resource Team and will feature in the Early Years newsletter.

from TES Resource Team, 14 July 2014. Member of the TES Panel.
(report comment) 5 out of 5 Recommended

A great compilation of fun activities that are relevant to the children so they are quite compliant - thank-you for sharing - awesome!

from AnneLG, 10 June 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Very useful. Thank you.

from Sambalass, 07 June 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Very helpful thank you.

from cherylotty, 28 May 2014
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