throw a pen on the floor and whatever construction paper it landed on, perform the action word on it

TEACH YOUR CHILD TO READ - Fun with ACTION Words, could also do action hopscotch and use a beachball and do whatever action your hand lands on! Super Effective Program Teaches Children Of All Ages To Read.

How to make a unique bean bag toss game from terra cotta pot saucers and a printable (which you can get for free by clicking through!)

Outdoor games: DIY bean bag toss

Fun outdoor game for kids and adults. Use frisbees and paint the back side of them. How to make a unique bean bag toss game from terra cotta pot saucers and a printable (which you can get for free by clicking through!

Dot Cutting Fine Motor and Scissor Skills from

Dot & Cut (Fine Motor & Scissor Skills)

Encourage Fine Motor & Scissor Skills with this simple Dot & Cut. This pin lists activities which promote scissor skills as well as strengthening intrinsic hand muscles.

Super Spinning Wheel DIY!-- will someone please make this for me. (use for sharing time, chores, whatever)

DIY Spinner Prize Wheel by Doodle Craft - can make it dry erasable or chalkboard, too! Uses a lazy Susan and dry erase vinyl


Learning and Teaching With Preschoolers: All About Me- Feelings. This could be a great way for the kids to enter the room each morning.

Give the children examples of different types of literacy to model to them

Great visual of what students can do at a writing center. Like this to go with work on writing anchor chart

Activity sticks

One minute activities to get the kids' blood pumping and to break up seatwork time. Say "activity time" choose a stick and set the timer.

Try these #grossmotor #activities to help your child burn off extra #energy so they can develop their #skills and #focus later on.

30 Gross Motor Activities for Kids with Lots of Energy to Spend

Game: Gross Motor: A Physical Activity Cube, plus 29 other ideas to help kids burn excess energy Great idea for a party or rainy day


FREE printable alphabet poster - tons and tons of cute free printables for kids on this site

bean bag toss from Play at Home Mom blog

Bean Bag Toss using construction paper and bean bags. Helps kids with color matching and gross motor movements. Could also use different color baskets.

Simon Says Active Kids FREE printable activity for healthy kids

FREE Printable to Help Keep Kids Healthy & Active