Halloween Scissors Skills Activities

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Kids Master Skills
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PreK - 1st, Homeschool
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This Halloween booklet has 14 beginning cutting activities designed by an occupational therapist. It introduces basic scissors skills to young children and offers extra practice to build mastery.

Starting with snipping and ending with squares, kids complete 14 Halloween themed activities that address basic scissors skills. Print these pages on card stock to make it easier for kids to manipulate and turn the pages. Heavier paper also addresses and improves a child’s hand strength.

What else does this resource provide?

1- POSTER: The 3 T’s: Rules for Using Scissors

Post these in your classroom to teach everyone these three

important tips to help kids cut safely and efficiently.

2- Scissors Skills Developmental Milestones

Learn the typical sequence in which children master scissors

skills milestones.

What is the teaching sequence in this resource for scissors skills?

1: Snipping

2: Cut Straight Lines

3: Cut Zig Zag Lines

4: Cut Curvy Lines

5: Cut Spirals

6: Cut Circles

7: Cut Squares

What are the 14 Halloween scissors activities?

1- Halloween Ghost

2- Jack-O'-Lantern

3- Witches' Hats

4- Pumpkins

5- Spiders

6- Ghosts

7- Halloween House

8- Pumpkin Patch

9- Cats at Night

10- Spooky Trees

11- Cat Party

12- Bats Fly

13- Halloween Costumes 1

14- Halloween Costumes 2

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Visit my website at KIDS MASTER SKILLS for skill-building activities and information on the latest research on child development and learning!

Also, check out HANDWRITING HELP FOR KIDS to learn more about the skills children need to succeed with handwriting!

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Enjoy this resource! And please provide feedback to receive TPT points!This Halloween booklet has been designed to introduce some basic scissors skills to young children and to offer extra practice to them.

If you like this resource, consider my Scissors Skills & Science Bundle downloadable series. This bundle of 5 books (8 activities per book) helps kids master scissors skills in a developmental sequence, all while learning science concepts!

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