This activity works on several fine motor skills…cutting, folding, gluing and handwriting. It also helps with sequencing and following multi-step directions.
copies of the template on construction paper.
child cut out the hearts.
the fish as shown using glue.
another piece of construction paper in half to make a card.
fish to the card.
child write a special Valentine’s message inside the card.
– If child hasn’t developed cutting skills yet, you can help them by doing
hand-over-hand cutting or cut them out yourself and let them do the gluing.
special message can be copied or traced for children who are just beginning
fun and Happy Valentine’s Day!
-By Kehm Swehla, COTA/L