Have a pool noodle or two just laying around? Surprisingly, I did although we do not have a pool! I originally was going to use it as a wreath base, but recently I decided to put it to use by cutting it up and making it into a fine motor activity to share with you today!
To make your own, gather:
- pool noodle(s)
- wooden sticks
- knife (for the adult only)
Take a sharp knife and cut up the pool noodle into chunks. Feel free to cut up the chunks into smaller pieces, too.
Have a bowl or cup of wooden craft sticks available and start building!
Our wooden craft sticks came from Craftprojectideas.com-- nice for little hands because they had blunted ends, although, Little Sis did manage to break a few trying to poke them into the pool noodle.
Here's some more fine motor activities to check out:Sewing a Tropical Fish Cushion from Craftulate
Using Stickers for Fine Motor Skills from Powerful Mothering
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