OT Activity of the Day (Sunday)
Textured Paper Painting - This activity allows the child to create a unique paper texture. The goal is to promote the child's fine motor skills and control by utilizing both hands, cutting, and painting. The use of finger paint allows the child to work on processing tactile input.
Skills: Bilateral Hand Use, Cutting, Fine Motor Control, Finger Strength, Pre writing, Sensory Processing, Tactile Perception, Tripod Grasp, and Visual Motor
Balance on the Web
- In this activity, the child will promote motor planning skills, as he plans his route on the spider web. In addition, he will strengthen his balance skills and his core, while walking on the web lines and squatting down to pick up objects
Promotes: Balance, Body Awareness, Core Strengthening, Eye-Hand Coordination, Motor Planning, Pincer Grasp, and Visual Perception