Storytime Share – Fine Motor 3

Standard: Fine Motor

Specific skill focused on: Scissors


Song: “Shake My Sillies Out” (Raffi, Singable Songs for the Very Young)

Book: Henri’s Scissors by Jeanette Winter

Song: “Beethoven’s Five Finger Plan” (Jim Gill, Music Play for Folks of All Stripes)

Book: The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

Song: “Harry Caterpillar” (Robert Davis, Exercise Party)

Book: Fish Eyes by Lois Ehlert

Fingerplays: “Tommy Thumbs Up” and “Two Little Blackbirds”

Book: Every Day Birds by Amy Ludwig VanDerwater

Activity: Paper Birds

I found a simple template of a bird for the children to use for practicing their scissor skills. In addition to cutting out the body and wing shapes, you can also have children snip along the edges of the wings and tail to make feathers.





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