Hey, hey! I have had so many requests for a new set of explore tubs! I’ve been busy as I am sure you have been too! I thought I would take some leg work out for my favorite teachers and not reinvent the well…. but track down some AWESOME spring fine motor ideas on the web! You’ll want to be sure to click through to each activity so you can read about each in depth! I hope your littles love these and thanks so much for the internet – -total game changer for us teachers! 🙂
EXPLORE TUB ONE:
These ADORABLE bead caterpillars require just a few supplies, but their cuteness outweigh anything. Read more about those HERE.
Bead Caterpillars from Make and Take
Rainbows and yarn for the win! I know my kiddos are going to flip fore these! Anytime we have worked with yarn the kids thought I was the best ever… add in some rainbows and they are set! View more about these yarn rainbows HERE.
Yarn wrapped rainbows from School Times Snippets
EXPLORE TUB THREE:
This activity is for sure going to be loved be all! The template for the flower is linked below and then all you need is some tissue paper! Grab the template HERE.
Tissue Paper Flower from Mess for Less
EXPLORE TUB FOUR:
Eeeek jelly beans! For this activity I would add in some fine motor tweezers to bump it up a bit! The kiddos will be all over these jelly beans! View more about this activity HERE.
Jelly Bean Color Matching from Modern Preschool
How about an adorable chick craft? Kiddos will be able to use their fine motor skills to cut small lines around the yellow paper to create the “feathers!” View more about this fine motor activity HERE.
Easter Chicks from Housing a Forest
EXPLORE TUB SIX:
More fun with rainbows! In my classroom we do a chain for the monthly calendar. I knew my kiddos would LOVE getting to create their own! View more HERE.
Rainbow Chain from Childcareland
EXPLORE TUB SEVEN:
Another fun and exciting fine motor rainbow activity! You can view more about this activity HERE!
Rainbow Fine Motor from To the Lesson
I hope you love all the ideas and have a GREAT week!