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Do 2 learn- Fine Motor & writing ideas

Learning Aids

Do 2 learn is a great website with lots of resources in several areas.  http://www.do2learn.com/academics/FineMotor/index.htm - Fine Motor advice and long …

How to hold your pencil correctly

Learning Aids

This idea isn't mine, although as a Service we do lots of activities that involve holding small items with 4 th/ 5 th fingers. This idea was posted on Rocks in my …

How to develop pencil grasp

Learning Aids

This link provides a great photographic record of the different ways of holding a pencil.

The Pinch and Flip trick

Videos

Screenshot of video: The Pinch and Flip trick

I am always amazed at how many people don't know this- watch this short video and you can teach some children a cool trick, and they will be able to …

Stages of hand writing grip development

Illustrations

Screenshot of video: Stages of hand writing grip development

This image was shared on Pininterest on Pam Gannon via Louise Schneider.

Kidzone - free tracing worksheets - good selection

Learning Aids

This link takes you to a lovely selection of tracing worksheets - suitable for students who have SEN or Early Years students.

Pencil grasp reference photo sheet

External Resources

Want to describe a particular pencil grip?- take a look at this link there are some great clear photos to help your annotation.