Learning at home

Crafty crafting

Today’s daily tip is designed to help build strength and skills for writing, but there’s not a pencil in sight!

Don’t feel you have to stick to handwriting exercises. There are many ways to develop the dexterity needed for accurate pencil control.

More information on fine motor skills for writing can be found here.

A downloadable copy of this OT booklet on pencil grasp is here.

Other ideas for games and activities to boost fine motor coordination and finger strength are here.

Other downloadable resources are here.

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