Scissor skills and cutting!
Learn why some young students have weak scissor skills and difficulty cutting. Then review some easy interventions to improve scissor skills and cutting ability in the needy student.
Pages 3: Scissor skills? Why are they weak? A review of possible causes of poor scissor skills.
Pages 4: A list of 10 Scissor Skill interventions that are easy to introduce in your classroom.
Page 5-15: Detailed explanations and illustrations of recommended scissor skills interventions.
Page 14: “2 Hands. Thumbs up.” classroom poster.
Page 11-36: Printable cutting practice sheets.
Practice papers begin simply and then increase in difficulty.
Position words are also reinforced in this activity.