Use finger aerobics in the classroom, home or therapy clinic to work on fine motor skills needed for functional tasks. Hand aerobics are a great fine motor exercise workout before handwriting tasks for the whole class! Perfect for the school based OT.
6 Gross Motor Activities for Large Groups Meets SACERS Furnishings for gross motor activities subscale and/or ECERS-R Gross motor equipment subscale. This will also meet ELS Physical Development Standards Gross Motor Skills Domain for and children.
Cosmic Kids Yoga is a website that provides yoga classes for children that follow an imaginative story line. Yoga engages all of the muscles in the body and these particular lessons engage the imagination too. There will be some families in the City of Frankston that cannot afford to pay for their children to participate in organised sports or lessons such as yoga, however this website is free to use. Children need to participate in physical activity to develop their gross motor skills.