Gross Motor development for young children is very important. It is through this development that they build muscle and work on things such as hand-eye coordination, communication skills, and teamwork. However, sometimes it is hard to come up with activities that help work on these developmental skills that can be done in a classroom or at home in your living room. Now, it’s time to put that worry aside with these 5 lesson plans that focus on a specific skill to build gross motor development. What is even better is many of these lessons can be done either in a classroom with all the equipment or in your home with things found around the house.
Below are the 5 different skills with links directly to each printable activity guide. Many can also be completed with a friend or with a parent at home to also work on communication and teamwork skill development.
Enjoy and don’t forget to share your favorite activity or if you have another idea share it with us!