Fine Motor Color Matching Bunny Tails
In last week's Fine Motor Fridays post I shared that I am a bit obsessed with activities that use Velcro and color activities. Well, today's bunny tails fine motor activity incorporates colors and yet another obsession: clothespins! Velcro, colors, & clothespins-- OH MY! Enjoy this color matching bunny tails activity.
Color Matching Activity for toddlers and preshoolersColor Matching Bunny Tails is a simple and engaging activity. It works on color matching and fine motor skills. I also think the tiny clothespins we used required extra hand-eye coordination and concentration..
What You Need:
Scrapbook Paper of various colors
colored Pom Poms that match the scrapbook paper
Making the rabbits was the most time consuming part of the whole activity. I found a rabbit template that I liked online and with a little free hand alterations, I came up with something I was happy with.
I traced my template onto cardboard and the scrapbook paper, and then cut them out. I used cardboard so that the bunnies would be a bit more sturdy while being used with little hands, although, if you have access to a laminator, you could skip the cardboard.
Next, glue your pom poms onto the clothespins.
Finally, invite your child to come explore, match colors, and work on his/her fine motor skills.
More fine motor activities:
- Easter Egg Fine Motor Fun with Pompoms from Craftulate
- Leprechaun Bait from Still Playing School
- St Patricks Day Finger Grasps Fine Motor Sensory Play from Little Bins for Little Hands
- Ice Pick-Up & Pour from Stir the Wonder
- Really Quick Fine Motor Play from Powerful Mothering
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