Read more about the Turkeys 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!
Turkeys Gross Motor Games
Don’t Touch the Feather – Roll the cubes to identify which color feather to avoid while moving to the next feather around the room.
Turkey Trot – Pick a card and turkey trot around the room according the movement directions on the card using your best turkey gobble and wobble!
Shake Your Turkey Feather – Using a pretend or paper feather, shake your turkey feather with the body part shown on the movement card.
Find the Feather – Use the spinner to find which animal to move like all the way to a feather. Name the letter on the feather and spin again!
Move Like a Turkey – Pick a card and move like the turkey themed picture and direction on it!
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:
- cube dice with pockets
- suction spinner or paper clip and pencil
- pretend feathers (store bought or paper)
- painter’s tape – to get pieces to stick to the wall or floor