Fall Activities that Build Skills
Fall and autumn crafts, activities, seasonal projects for kids. Fall fine motor activities, fall gross motor, and fall sensory activities for kids. Great fall…
Thanksgiving Sensory Bin
Such a fun idea for building fine motor skills, exploring the textures of Fall, and talking about gratitude with kids! This Thanksgiving sensory bin was a huge hit with my kids and I loved seeing them work on scooping, pouring, and other fine motor, eye-hand coordination, and bilateral coordination skills!
Fall Gross Motor Activities
Help kids build strength, stability, endurance, coordination, and gross motor skills with these Fall gross motor activities. Perfect for all of autumn's activities!
Pre-writing lines activity with leaves!
Use leaves or any petals, grasses, or autum leaves to work on pre-writing lines with kids and preschoolers. This is a fun Fall activity that works on eye-hand coordination and visual motor skills. A wonderful precursor to handwriting or a writing warm-up activity.
Fall Sensory Play with Crunchy Leaves
Use Fall leaves in sensory play with kids. These sensory leaf activities are great for preschool, toddlers, or older kids. Use any crunchy leaves to work on motor skills and sensory processing.
Easy Fall Leaf Craft for Preschool and Toddlers
This Fall leaf craft will have preschoolers and toddlers searching for colorful autumn leaves and using them to make an easy craft: a leaf placemat that they can use in snacktime while reading Fall books about leaves.
Fall Tree Crafts
These cute fall tree crafts are a fun sensory way to create this Autumn! Explore the colors of Fall with fine motor tree art that kids can use to learn and play. Great craft for preschool or toddlers.
Farm Activities - The OT Toolbox
Farm fun! These farm activities include farm and barn crafts, farm theme ideas, and barnyard animal activities for therapy or learning. Perfect for preschool, toddlers, and older! Check out the farm book activities, too.
Apple Theme Brain Breaks - The OT Toolbox
Many of you have used the brain break activities that we have here on the OT Toolbox help kids focus and pay attention in the classroom environment. Movement in the classroom is helpful for learning and helping kids with movement needs such as fidgeting or attention. The brain break activities listed below can go along ... Read More about Apple Theme Brain Breaks
Thanksgiving Mindfulness Activity - The OT Toolbox
This thanksgiving mindfulness activity teachers kids mindfulness and gratitude with a turkey theme! Perfect for holiday sensory overload and self-awareness.