Top 15 Fine Motor Toys and Resources

Here are my top 15 fine motor toys and resources that I would recommend for all parents, teachers and child-carers who are playing alongside preschool to school aged children. They are perfectly child-sized and appropriate, can be used for countless open-ended ways in play and learning activities and are just fantastic for developing those all

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Cinnamon Salt Dough Leaf Ornaments

Make some salt dough leaf ornaments using Autumn spice scented  salt dough and leaf cutters. A lovely activity for kids to make into decorations for Autumn and which smell lovely for ages!

Salt dough leaves

We recently made this lovely Autumn Spice Salt Dough recipe to match

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Autumn Leaves and Gems Colour Sorting Activity

Set out this gorgeous Autumn colour sorting activity for preschoolers using leaves and coloured glass gems. Open-ended creativity and playful maths game for little ones, plus just so beautiful to play with!

Invitation to sort and match gems to Autumn leaves

I love collecting tactile objects for loose materials to

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Autumn Salt Dough Recipe

How to make a beautifully scented Autumn salt dough recipe for model making and DIY keepsakes with kids. This dough dries hard in the oven and smells wonderful when on display for a long time afterwards!Autumn Salt Dough Recipe

We made some of our usual, trusty salt

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Fine Motor Game for Preschoolers: Pom Pom Races!

Use simple, everyday materials to make a fun fine motor game for preschoolers! Set a race to fill the cups with pom poms, using only the tools provided and no hands. My kids (all ages) loved this!

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