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Benefits Of Baking With Kids

Baking with kids can have lots of benefits - it can help with math, planning and coordination skills!

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Gross Motor Benefits of Chores

There are many benefits of chores for kids - you can use chores to work on gross motor and coordination skills!

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Playdough Activities With Maximum Benefit!

Use these playdough activities to help build your child's fine motor and bilateral coordination skills. Bonus: free download!

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Pencil Control Activities and Exercises

These simple exercises and activities may help to improve your child's pencil control!

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Fine Motor Skills Worksheets And Printables

Make use of these fine motor skills worksheets and printables to help your child practice fine motor skills and pencil control!

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Letter Formation Tips and Strategies

Is your child struggling to form letters correctly? These letter formation tips and strategies may help!

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Gross Motor Exercises For The Classroom

Simple gross motor exercises for teachers to use in the classroom. Incorporate vestibular stimulation and bilateral coordination skills to help your kids learn!

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Core Strength and Core Stability for Kids

Find out why core stability and core strength are important for kids - and how to help your child.

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Occupational Therapy VS "Therapy Activities" At Home

An OT Month article - weighing up occupational therapy versus doing "therapy activities" at home.

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Fine Motor Development: The Essential Foundation Skills

The 4 Essential Foundations for fine motor development that every parent and teacher should know!

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