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Fine Motor Skills


We spend time at school strengthening our fingers with fine motor activities, you might have noticed these activities are usually out first thing in the morning.


We try to use tweezers, thread beads and improve our cutting skills. Our classes favourite fine motor activity is play dough. This is great for making fingers work.


Quick No Cook Playdough Recipe

1. 2 cups plain flour

2. 2 tablespoons vegetable oil (or baby oil)

3. 1/2 cup salt

4. 2 tablespoons cream of tartar

5. 1 to 1.5 cups boiling water (added a little at a time)

6. Food colouring optional


  Why not take your play dough and head to the Dough Disco!