Gross Motor Activities

Gross motor activities are a great way for kids to spend all that energy that gets built up!

We have tons of indoor and outdoor gross motor activities to do with the kids! Young kids learn best while moving around! Get them up and moving!

Lots of fun gross motor activities for kids

Remember to build the kids' gross motor skills before working with fine motor activities!

Popular gross motor activities for kids can be found in the list below, these are a great place to start!

40 Gross Motor Activities to get your kids moving! Time to get moving with these 26 gross motor activities for preschoolers 30 Gross Motor Skills Moves That are Great for Excess Energy! Turn these 15 outdoor activities into 15 fun indoor activities for kids!
40 Activities to
Get your Kids Moving
26 Ways to Get
Preschoolers Moving
30 Moves Great for
Excess Energy
Do 15 Outdoor
Activities Indoors
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2 Activities to do with
Just Lines of Tape
25 Just Fun Activities 
for Active Kids
32 Fun Scavenger
Ideas for Kids
Tape Jumping Game

Find the most recent gross motor activities for kids below.

A big chalk maze to make for preschoolers

A Big Chalk Maze for Preschoolers

After checking out a life-size maze, we had to make a big chalk maze to drive through at home! Its easier to make than you might think too!

Counting maze for prescshoolers to move and learn

1, 2, 3 Counting Maze for Preschoolers

A counting maze doesn’t need to be done with paper and pencil. Make it big and have the kids walk through a counting maze to learn their numbers!


Homemade Balance Beam for Toddlers

Balancing is a major gross motor skill for toddlers, and preschoolers, to learn. This is a simple homemade balance beam for toddlers to practice balancing.