Of course, playdoh is a great toy for strengthening, but if you add candles, it can be good for in hand manipulation too. Make a cake out of playdoh, model magic, or any clay of your choice. Put some candles in the cake. They can be real or fake. Toothpicks would work in place of
Here is an activity to make a paper flower bouquet. I created some flower templates, but my daughter said that they were too hard, so I simplified them, and these ones are much easier. You could print the template one time onto card stock and then have the student trace it onto colored paper and
Cutting out snowflakes is a winter tradition. Some clients will be able to cut them out with just a demonstration of how to fold and cut the shapes, but for younger clients, you can draw the shapes onto the paper and have them cut out the shapes. These work best when the paper is folded
Here is a snow man template to color and cut. The client has to draw the face and add any extra accessories. Here is a picture of the template. Here is a PDF file for the snow man template.
Here is a Christmas tree template for coloring, cutting and putting together. First the finished product. Next, the template. I have the template both plain white, and in colors. Here are the pdfs. Save Save