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Kindergarten Hand Exercises and Finger Activities

Try these kindergarten hand exercises to help develop your child's fine motor skills and get them ready for handwriting!

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Visual Closure Activities For Kids

Learn more about visual closure and how you can help your child develop this visual perceptual skill.

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Visual Discrimination Activities

These simple activities for visual discrimination can help to give your child a good foundation for reading and writing!

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How To Teach Letter Formation - from the beginning!

Not sure how to teach letter formation? These resources will help your child form letters the right way, from the beginning!

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Best Brain Breaks For Kids

Here are my favorite printable brain breaks for kids of all ages to do in the classroom or at home!

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How To Hold Scissors Correctly

Does your child know how to hold scissors correctly? The correct scissor grip is important - read on to find out why it matters, and how to help your child.

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Help Your Child Cut Along The Line!

Use these photographed tips and strategies to help your child learn to cut along the line.

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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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