When purchasing gifts for kids of all abilities this holiday season, consider “unplugged ” gifts that can help develop fine motor, visual motor, and gross motor skills while having fun at the same time!
• Silly putty, Play-Doh
• Coloring books, crayons, colored pencils
• Pick-up sticks
• Board games
• Hop scotch
• Toss across
• Balls of all kinds (Nerf, squeeze balls, textured balls)
• Lightweight scarves for dancing
• Beads and laces
Click below to share this list with family, friends, and anyone looking for great gift ideas. For more resources, contact Country Kids Pediatric Therapy.
— Amy Stirk, OT