Hop the Lines
This is a fun gross motor activity that will help your little one release their energy on a rainy day! Great for building gross motor skills, spatial awareness, control and coordination.
Development Focus: Gross motor development, spatial awareness, control and coordination
Hop the Lines is a low prep and stimulating gross motor activity that will keep your little ones moving and engaged for a good amount of time.
This activity is especially great on a rainy day, when there is extra pent up energy in the home!
All you need for this activity is space and masking tape. Tape lines of masking tape across your floor and have your child jump from one line to the next.
Allow your child to take the lead and get creative after they get the hang of the activity.
1. As this activity can be done both indoors and outdoors, clear space in advance.
2. Prepare the instructions that you will give to your child in advance.