Continuing on with the theme, I grabbed my square punches and let the girls "punch" from scrap paper.
I like this Fiskars one because it uses a grip instead of a thumb pointer motion.
Here is the other one.
Peek a Boo!
I showed them an example:
Then let them do it completely by themselves.
I loved what they came up with.
This kept them so busy, I was able to balance the books without interruption!
It was a perfect thing to do with each age group.
Try it! It is so simple, uses scraps, and uses fine motor skills they need for handwriting.