Read more about the Hearts 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!
HEARTS GROSS MOTOR GAMES
Heart Hunt – Move from one heart to another to name the letters while moving through the classroom in fun ways!
Heart Break & Move – Spin the spinner to see how many big steps need to be taken while breaking your heart apart. Match up again with a partner and spin again!
Heart Racing Exercises – Roll the pocket cube to see how many heart racing exercises need to be done before moving to the next card.
Heart Hits – Move like an animal to a heart and then jump up the right amount of times to hit the heart on the wall.
Move Like a Valentine – Pick a card and move in different ways that may be used to make Valentines!
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