Fine Motor Skill Toys & Activities
Fine motor skills are an essential part of everyday life, factoring into almost every activity you can imagine. These include picking up objects, drawing, blinking and much more. WeAt The Therapy Store, we have carefully chosen a selection of toys and fine motor activities for children to develop those skills as effectively as possible as they grow and develop.
The fine motor toys available in our range are perfect for kids, toddlers and babies. During this crucial period of physical and mental development, fine motor skills are an extremely important part of their overall learning process.
Our fine motor products can be used in an number of environments, including the casual learning environment of the home or the formal learning centres such as preschools, childcare centres and schools.
Nothing ignites the engineer’s imagination like making paper planes. With our Paper Plane Kit, children will learn the value of symmetrical design with step-by-step instructions for making four different plane types. This is a great starting point to lead them on to designing and creating their own planes from scrap paper, carefully modifying and tweaking their designs as they go to get better and better results.
Build A Pic Shapes is another great activity for fine motor development. With this, children use small coloured shapes to recreate the pictures provided, or create some of their own. This is also good for developing colour and pattern recognition.
The Georello Basic is a very popular fine motor skill toy that teaches the basics of mechanics in a fun and accessible way. Children can assemble all manner of intricate gear systems, learning the cause and effect of how each piece interacts with the others. Perfect for the clinic, school, or at home.