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Gross motor skills

(8 Posts)
cleverchick Mon 03-Nov-08 14:44:52

Hav my mentor comin to visit me tommoro and she wants to see the children doin this. what kind of activities can I put in place. pls help.

dylansaunty Mon 03-Nov-08 14:46:38

what ages are they?

cleverchick Mon 03-Nov-08 15:30:45

they are two three yr olds and now is 4. thanks

cleverchick Mon 03-Nov-08 15:31:52

one is 4.

giraffescantdancethetango Mon 03-Nov-08 15:35:37

Dancing - getting them to copy you doing different movements.

Rolling ball to other people and catching a ball rolled to them.

Kicking ball back and forwards.

Head shoulders knees and toes song. (other actuion songs)

Obsticle courses

(depends what space you have etc)

dylansaunty Mon 03-Nov-08 16:26:08

how about drawing on a large scale. Get some old wallpaper, unroll it, and let them draw really large pictures.

LIZS Mon 03-Nov-08 16:29:56

agree with giraffe, lots of physical activity. Do they have opportunities to run and climb, play with sand and water, jump and pedal ?

cleverchick Mon 03-Nov-08 17:36:39

we have to go to the park 2mins away cos I live in a flat. thanks everyone for the suggestions.

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