Here is a simple snowflake fine motor activity for kids. Kiddos will enjoy punching holes in these paper snowflakes. Download the free printable snowflakes today.
Are you looking for fun ways to help kids strengthen their fine motor skills? This snowflake activity is a great winter-themed fine motor activity that they will certainly enjoy. Kids love playing with hole punches. Put them to work punching holes in this snowflake printable
Here are the supplies that I used to make our snowflakes.
- paper in blue, lilac, pink, and white
- hole punches
You may also want to use some additional supplies like crayons, markers, glitter glue, sequins, gems, etc. to decorate the paper snowflakes.
Download the Simple Snowflake Printable
Of course, the first thing that you will need to do is download the simple snowflake printable. Printing the snowflakes on colored paper always looks nice. But we are talking about snow….so they will look great on white as well. The snowflakes print four per sheet. You can easily cut the paper into quarters and place a pile in a fine motor or art center for your kids.
Use the Snowflakes for Fine Motor Practice
Kids can begin by practicing their scissor skills as they cut on the dotted line around the snowflake.
Then, kids can punch out all of the small circles around the snowflake with a hole punch.
Finally, kids can decorate their snowflake with crayons, glitter glue, etc.
Looking for additional ideas to use these cute printables? Try some of these:
- Use them to decorate a Christmas tree, or room.
- Spread them on a table for table decor.
- Experiment with different kinds of hole punches.
- Don’t want to use a hole punch? Kids can use cotton swabs to paint the dots.
- Attach a snowflake to a gift bag or present as a gift tag.