Read more about the Garden Gross Motor Games included in this set below. See examples of the gross motor games in the photos above.
Print and prep the gross motor games for your back to preschool & kinder theme. Switch out the 5 activities each time you switch themes. The hard work of coming up ways to get your kiddos more active during the school day is done for you. Simply add the move & learn gross motor games into your planning to increase learning and reach all learning styles.
The games take just minutes to prep, and won’t drain your ink supply. The gross motor games were created for 3-6 year-olds to be played in a group setting or with just one kiddo.
Why are gross motor skills so important?
Strengthening gross motor skills helps with every day tasks including getting dressed, playing organized activities and sports, sitting upright in a chair, eating, picking up toys, getting on and off the potty, and more.
Each gross motor activity comes with an instruction page.
This product is part of the Endless Themed Gross Motor Games Bundle!
GARDEN GROSS MOTOR GAMES
Flower Hunt – Roll the pocket cube and move around the room to each letter flower according to the movement rolled.
Worm Wiggle – Hold your pretend wiggly worm tight while you move it around in the way that the action card says.
Don’t Step on the Flowers – Spin the spinner to see how many times students will jump over the flowers without squishing them!
Pick the Flowers – Move like animals while sorting flowers by color and getting them back to the matching flower pot.
Move in the Garden –Pick a card and move in a fun way like the garden themed movements around the classroom!
The printable pieces of each gross motor game are included in the file. Laminating the pieces is recommended. Other supplies that could be used to set up the activities include:
- suction spinner
- pocket cube
- painter’s tape – to get pieces to stick to the wall
- velcro – to keep pieces stuck to the carpet