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Name: Gross Motor Skills Training​​ 

SKU: IGMSGP

Solution Plan:  ​​​​ 

Gross motor skills are larger movements with the use of arms, legs, feet, for the entire body. Crawling, running, and jumping are gross motor skills

Specific gross motor skills include the following:

  • Balance​​ – the ability to adjust the body symmetrically

  • Body awareness​​ – helps to improve posture and control

  • Crossing the mid-line​​ – from one side of the body to​​ the other

  • Laterality​​ – awareness of the left and right sides of the body

  • Major muscle co-ordination – using the arms, legs, and torso

  • Spatial orientation​​ – awareness of how their body is positioned in space and in relation to other objects or people

Activities to Improve Gross Motor Skills:​​ 

  • Trampoline

  • Hopscotch

  • Martial Art Classes​​ 

  • Playground Play​​ 

  • Tricycles

  • Bike riding​​ 

  • Scooters​​ 

  • Pedal Cars​​ 

  • Dancing​​ 

  • Obstacle Courses​​ 

  • Wheel Barrel walks​​ 

  • Balloon volleyball while kneeling on the ground

  • Walking on a​​ balance beam​​ 

  • Balance on one foot and then the other

 

 

 

 

 

Required Materials:​​ 

Home Items:​​ 

  • Tricycles

  • Bike​​ 

  • Scoot

  • Pedal Car​​ 

 

1.Tramploine​​ 

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2.Chalk

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/2zfNE23​​ 

 

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