Fine Motor Crazy Punch Dots! Autumn Themed Alphabet and Numbers!
Start on the black dot, and punch out letters and numbers in the correct sequence!
Fine Motor Skills are important! Crazy Punch Dots for Center Time or Therapy, is a fun way to work on:
1. Eye Hand Coordination
2. Pencil Control
3. Grasp Development
4. Sequencing letters and numbers correctly (top to bottom, etc)
Developed by Jan McCleskey, MA, OTR from The Handwriting Clinic in Plano, Texas - this fun, fall themed activity is perfect for centers and table top work. Perfect for early childhood, preschool, pre-k and kindergarten, as well as for students in occupational therapy.
Print and cut out clip art from file
Place over craft foam or a mouse pad
Use a golf tee, toothpick, pencil, corn cob holder (filed dull with one prong cut off) or other puncher, to punch along the dots.
Also included is a therapeutic adaptaion to work on grasp development using a TIP grip/golf tee to further enhance dynamic control of a pencil - by bending and pointing the last joint of the thumb. (instructions included).
FUN! Tried and tested at The Handwriting Clinic in Plano, Texas. Punching is one of the students favorite fine motor labs!