Walking Lines Rolling Balls Gross Motor Sensory Play Ideas Sensory Processing :: gross motor skills
Such a fun gross motor activity for toddlers and preschool! A giant game of Tic-Tac-Toe! Can throwing matching bean bag colors to selected spots.
Simple balloon tennis game for a quick energy buster. Balloon tennis makes a great indoor gross motor play idea. Balloons are always a hit with kids.
Fun game for those rainy day wiggles! Roll like a pig in the mud, gallop like a horse. A great gross motor movement game for preschool and kindergarten just for fun or as an activity for a farm unit!
The Inspired Treehouse features child development information from pediatric therapists as well as gross motor, fine motor, and sensory activities designed to promote development through play.
Quick tape activities to do at a moment's notice. Tape lines on the floor for kids to walk along or blow pom poms along, trying to stay on the line of tape.
The children in art class experience what it's like to draw with their feet and mouths (and elbows! This is not only a fun, action art experience, but it gives them a new appreciation and gratefulness for their hands.