3 bags of green Easter grass, with hidden plastic ladybugs and ants. Each child at the sensory table used a pair of tweezers and a bug box. They searched through the grass to find the bugs, picked them up with tweezers, and placed them in their bug box.
Fine Motor Insect Craft For KidsInvitation To Create: Build A Bug. Open ended creative insect paper craft for kids. Great for color recognition & fine motor development. Perfect for toddlers and preschoolers.
With this FREE 80 page packet, insect theme activities can be easily incorporated into your classroom. Provides bug action cards, along with insect activities to practice math, color, and tracing skills
"Grabbing Spiders Through the Web" Fine Motor Activity (from The Little Montessori School / Ms. Stephanie's Preschool)- you could totally put articulation cards in the bottom for a fun preschool speech therapy session, too!
Just think of the possibilities for repeating patterns! It could be with the different colored balls for the body or arms! Play Dough Bugs - Make several colors of play dough and put out some loose parts for building bugs.