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
Hunt
Ideas for Kids
Tape Jumping Game

Find the most recent gross motor activities for kids below.

nature walk scavenger hunt ideas

Nature Walk Scavenger Hunt: Leaf Counting

Take the kids on this nature walk scavenger hunt to practice one to one correspondence with leaf counting. A learning scavenger hunt, outside in nature!

A sticky spider web activity - a perfect gross motor activity for Halloween!

A Sticky Spider Web Activity for Kids!

Spider webs are common to Halloween, but this sticky spider web activity can be played all year long. It’s a fun challenge to get kids moving!

Which string will take you to the apple? Follow the lines to find it!

Follow the Lines to the Apple

A 3D version for kids to move through and follow the lines to find the apple (or other object) just like those activities on restaurant placements, but big.