You’ve seen the performing circus animals, you’ve been amazed by the flying acrobats, and you’ve laughed at the silly juggling clowns…now it’s time for a snack! If you’re looking for easy printable activities for kids – step right up! Today’s fine motor activity gives kids some great practice with using scissors and ends with a delicious circus treat!
WHAT YOU’LL NEED: Popcorn cone printable, crayons/markers, scissors, tape, popcorn
WHAT TO DO: Print out a few of the printable templates and let kids go to town coloring and decorating them however they want! Next, they’ll cut out the shape on the thick black line. Help the kids curl their papers into cones, taping the edges to secure them. Pop up some popcorn, fill each of the cones, and kids will have a handy container to hold their circus snack!
HOW TO CHANGE IT UP:
-Fill the cones with another treat of your choice: Cracker Jacks, peanuts, pretzels – pick your favorite!
-Make up the popcorn cones and serve the snacks while taking turns watching and performing these fun circus activities:
SKILL AREAS ADDRESSED: Fine motor skills, visual motor integration, grasp, coordination, bilateral coordination
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