To help us hone our fine motor skills, we strung pipe cleaners through an spider-shaped colander. Parents may think that activities like these have very little developmental significance, but the truth is just the opposite.
Activities like these are crucial because they allow a break in the sometimes monotonous tasks of tracing or even coloring, and provides a wide range of motion that young writers can use. dominant hands. Stabilizing the cards while working the pipe cleaner through the holes strengthens those little fingers and muscles.