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  • Oct 2nd

    Can't wait to use this book with our pre-school class.

  • Sep 26th

    Fine motor skill practice with my prek students.

  • Sep 23rd

    I plan to use this for a fine motor skills center for my AS class.

  • Sep 14th

    To practice fine motor skills with my preschool group :)

  • Sep 6th

    Use to assess developmental milestones (fine motor skills) for 21/2 to 3 year olds.

  • Sep 5th

    I use scissor cutting exercises to strengthen the hand muscles in preparation for writing. We do lots of scissor work in my 3-4 year old class.

  • Aug 21st

    Our four year old requires speech therapy. I work with him in whatever way I can in regards to other skills. Cutting enhances the fine motor skills.

  • Aug 4th

    for cordination practice

  • Jul 31st

    Enhance fine motor development and eye hand coordination.

  • Jul 30th

    Develop eye/hand coordination, scissors control, and muscle strength when cutting

  • Jul 27th

    For good old fashioned practice for cutting, LO loves to cut and this should help her focus and hone those fine motor skills

  • Jul 21st

    alternatives to existing therapy ideas

  • Jul 21st

    To help promote concentration and confidence.

  • Jul 7th

    I create a scrapbook every year with my students (grade 1 or 2). This will be a perfect warm-up practice to cutting out drawn stencils and practicing cutting on the lines.

  • Jun 29th

    I am going to use this as an assessment tool to see where my students struggle.

  • Jun 25th

    Developing hand strength and confidence using scissors

  • May 28th

    I will use this for my 3 and 4 year old grandchildren and for playgroup

    • May 28th

      Hi jenwren1957,
      Thank you very much for commenting! It's great to hear from you :)

  • May 24th

    I'm using this at home with my 4 year old to practice her cutting skills.

  • Apr 14th

    looks good

  • Apr 14th

    Love this resource for our age 3-5 playgroup in Greece. Thank you!!

  • Apr 12th

    Road trip activity with a 5 year old.

  • Mar 31st

    IEP goals

  • Mar 29th

    my 3yo loves cutting! and she will really enjoy cutting 'with a purpose'... thanks!

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  • Mar 4th

    My child is receiving extra support at school for his fine motor skills, in particular scissor skills. I wanted to find some activities we could do at home to help and I am sure he will enjoy this workbook.

  • Feb 26th

    Thank you for sharing. This resource will be used regularly.

  • Feb 24th


  • Feb 13th

    Thank you for sharing!! Looks wonderful!!
    I will use this pack for my kindergarteners who are still struggling with cutting and with my 3 and 4 year old grand daughters.

  • Feb 11th


  • Feb 3rd

    for preschoo fine motor skills

  • Feb 1st

    for our preschoolers

  • Jan 30th

    To practice fine motor skills with my kids.

  • Jan 28th

    To practice fine motor skills using safety scissors with my daycare class

  • Jan 19th


  • Jan 11th

    Practice fine motor e.g. cutting for my students

  • Jan 11th

    I use it for a child with dyspraxia

  • Jan 10th

    Continued practice at home for my preschoolers. Home extension.

  • Jan 8th

    For an afternoon activity for my preschool kids

  • Jan 5th

    for my 3 years son,

  • Dec 31st

    for my 4 years son, to practice cutting skills.

  • Dec 7th

    For the students in my montessori classroom ages 2-5

  • Dec 4th

    For my little nephew (age: 3 years old ). Thank you!!!

  • Nov 28th

    Child with mild autism to practice cutting and using scissors

  • Nov 24th

    Love this resource for our age 2-4 playgroup in Melbourne Australia. Thank you!!

  • Nov 22nd

    My 3-year old daughter loves cutting, she will definitely love these worksheets! We will improve her cutting and fine motor skills with them. Thank you for sharing these worksheets for free!

  • Nov 22nd

    developing fine motor skills; for students with learning difficulties

  • Nov 17th

    developing fine motor skills in kS1

  • Nov 16th

    scissors practice with 2-4s

  • Nov 15th

    for helping my son build strength in his hands

  • Nov 6th

    Looks like a wonderful resource. Something new, bright colors and lots of fun for the little ones. Thank you

  • Nov 3rd

    For teaching purposes at the preschool where I work

  • Oct 30th

    Preschool Children need various experiences with cutting and enjoy more colorful forms of media.

  • Oct 27th

    preschool cutting

  • Oct 23rd

    preschool cutting practice

  • Oct 19th

    Very useful for my child, thks.

  • Oct 18th

    Practice cutting skills with my 3 year old daughter

  • Oct 17th

    help my grandson with his cutting skills

  • Oct 17th

    help my own child improve her cutting skills

  • Oct 16th

    Mi son will practice

  • Oct 15th

    She is left-handed and having scissor trouble. Hoping these fun pages help!

  • Oct 15th

    Develop my child's cutting skills

  • Oct 14th

    Nursery class: first cutting skills

  • Oct 12th

    improve my son's cutting skills

  • Oct 12th

    scissor practice

  • Oct 12th

    fine motor development for 3-5 year olds.

  • Oct 11th

    My daughter's little friend broke his leg and is in traction for 6 weeks and can't move off his bed so we're bringing some activities for him to do.

  • Oct 10th

    fine motor for preschooler

  • Oct 9th

    I am homeschooling my Kindergartener and I am using this for fine motor skill building.

  • Oct 5th

    I plan on using this for my students who are struggling with their cutting skills.

  • Oct 4th

    très bonne progression pour apprendre à découper! merci

  • Oct 2nd

    helping my 2 preschoolers with their scissor skills

  • Oct 2nd

    Helping my kinders with scissor precision.

  • Sep 30th

    Helping my students who do not hold scissors properly

  • Sep 29th

    practice fine motor skills and hand eye coordination.

  • Sep 28th

    fine motor control and strength in the children hands for cutting activities

  • Sep 28th

    Scissor handling and control for pre-school children.

  • Sep 28th

    to help develop fine motor skills

  • Sep 28th

    fine motor control/bilateral coordination/tool use practice

  • Sep 23rd

    SEN students to practice scissor skills

  • Sep 23rd

    cutting practice

  • Sep 22nd

    to practice!

  • Sep 21st

    Cutting practice!

  • Sep 20th

    to help my child with cutting skills

  • Sep 19th

    Using this resource for an after school art and craft club with kS1 children

  • Sep 19th

    to help my child with her scissor control as well as helpful in pre writing skills

  • Sep 18th

    Tracing for pre-writing skills.

  • Sep 14th

    To help my minded children become more confident with their scissor control and build upon their tripod grip ready for handwriting

  • Sep 14th

    Practice cutting skills as part of a fine motor activity

  • Sep 14th

    Practice cutting skills as part of a fine motor activity

  • Sep 13th

    practicescissor cutting skills with preschoolers that cant cut paper

  • Sep 13th

    practice scissor cutting skills

  • Sep 13th

    Rest Time Activity, Alternative for Nonsleepers! Great way to practice scissor skills. Thanks!

  • Sep 10th

    Help students to improve cutting skills.

  • Sep 10th

    cutting skills for pre-nursery children.

  • Sep 9th

    cutting skills

  • Sep 8th

    My kindergartners cannot cut.

  • Sep 5th

    fine motor skills, teaching preschoolers how to cut. Thank you!

  • Sep 2nd

    fine motor skills, concentration and teach my daughter to slow down. Thanks!!

  • Sep 1st

    fine motor skils

  • Aug 31st

    fine motor control, focus, concentration thanks!

  • Aug 27th

    fine motor control, school tool use

  • Aug 27th

    Fine moter control

  • Aug 26th


  • Aug 19th

    special needs fine motor class

  • Aug 18th


  • Aug 16th

    These are awesome. I will be using for my pre schoolers!

  • Aug 8th

    I am looking forward to teaching my pre-k class how to cut! These are great!!!

  • Aug 6th

    Practising fine motor skills with a lovely picture.

  • Aug 5th

    cutting skills

  • Aug 4th

    I will be using this is my preschool mothers day out class

  • Aug 1st

    I will be using this for my daughter as well as the children I mind

  • Jul 29th

    I'm getting this for when my child gets older, I will be doing homeschooling with my child until she enters school. At the moment she is only going to be 1, but it never hurts to get things set up and ready for her to learn!

  • Jul 25th

    My class has Rubbish cutting skills!! At least they can practive with these, I used the cut ones for display on the childrens trays. They loved it!

    • Jul 26th

      Hi ElgoGororo,
      Thank you for your feedback! I'm really glad we could help :)

  • Jul 24th

    Home school

    • Jul 24th

      Hi MrsRemfrey,
      Thanks for commenting it's lovely to hear from you :)

  • Jul 18th

    scissor practice

    • Jul 19th

      Hi saritc,
      That's a lovely idea - thanks for letting others know! :)

  • Jul 16th


  • Jul 15th

    Introducing Kinders to basic cutting at the beginning of the year!

    • Jul 15th

      Hi Malena22,
      Great! Thanks for sharing!

  • Jul 8th

    Great cutting practice for cutting skills!

    • Jul 8th

      Hi jhoflich,
      Thank you so much for your feedback! :)

  • Jul 7th

    Thank you ! It's fantastic for learning to use scissors

    • Jul 7th

      Hi Loupiotte,
      You're very welcome! Thank you for commenting :)

  • Jul 4th

    Giving students extra practice for using scissors

    • Jul 4th

      Hi knockadoodle,
      That's a great idea - thanks for letting others know! :)

  • Jul 3rd

    Thank you so much! My son is 3 and learns to use the scissors, so he'll be excited about these cute motifs! Greetings from Germany :D

    • Jul 3rd

      Hi KreaMusika,
      You're very welcome! Thank you for commenting :)

  • Jul 2nd

    I am currently teaching my two and four year old how to cut. Thank you very much for this resource.

    • Jul 2nd

      Hi svaladez30,
      No problem! I hope this helps!
      Be kind to yourself, you're doing wonderfully!

  • Jun 26th

    developmental activity

  • Jun 20th


    • Jun 20th

      Hi tmytgh,
      You're very welcome! Thank you for commenting :)

  • Jun 11th

    Developing fine motor skills

    • Jun 11th

      Hi noodle567,
      Thank you for your feedback! I'm really glad we could help :)

  • Jun 9th

    cutting exercises - fine motor skills

    • Jun 9th

      Hi there lou36e, sounds great!

  • Jun 8th

    visual perception intervention

  • Jun 2nd

    scissor control

  • Jun 1st

    scissor control

    • Jun 1st

      Hi luci-mc, thank you for your comment. :)

  • May 30th

    I will use it for a five year old child who has difficulties with scissor.

  • May 18th

    to give to parents who wish to support their childs learning

  • May 16th

    The Netherlands: I will use it for a child (5 year) in my classroom - special education.

  • May 13th

    sen ks1

  • Apr 29th


  • Apr 28th

    for strengthening fingers and visual exercise

  • Apr 21st

    For the nursery age children i provide childcare for.

  • Apr 19th

    Keeping my ADHD child busy for a few mins!

  • Apr 17th


  • Apr 17th

    Occupational therapy - scissor skills

  • Apr 14th

    My granddaughter want to cut and i need things that interest them.

  • Apr 11th

    To support child with autism.

  • Apr 2nd


  • Apr 1st

    At home with my son

  • Mar 27th

    These activities are for special education students with fine motor deficits.

  • Mar 25th

    At home or with FS class

  • Mar 23rd

    Scissor Skills

  • Feb 25th

    Great resource, thank you!

  • Feb 13th


  • Feb 9th


  • Feb 8th


  • Feb 8th

    Kindergarten fine motor group

  • Feb 8th

    Cutting skills for my Year 2 children who have poor fine motor skills.

  • Feb 1st

    cutting skills for 3 year old

  • Jan 29th

    cutting skills for three year olds

  • Jan 28th

    cutting skills for three year old

  • Jan 27th

    cutting skills for 2 and half years old

  • Jan 24th

    Cutting skills with 3 years old

  • Jan 23rd

    Prep rotations beginning of year

  • Jan 19th

    Cutting skills with 4yr olds

  • Jan 13th

    3 year olds pre-school.

  • Jan 10th

    We are a charity organization and don't have money to pay right now.
    but we will use it for our orphans and vulnerable children who attend our kinder-garden to also have education

  • Jan 9th

    3 year old preschool learning

  • Jan 8th

    kindergarten students 3years old

  • Jan 6th

    Help cutting skills of 4 year old

  • Dec 11th

    Cutting skills for 4/5 year olds

  • Aug 27th

    Great for teaching children cutting skills in readiness for Kindergarten or School

  • Nov 8th

    Before i ask the children to cut along the lines, i ask them to go over the lines with a marker and thus this activity will have two purposes.

    • Aug 27th

      Write a reply...Good Idea

  • Oct 9th

    Really good tool

Scissor Cutting Skills Workbook

Scissor Cutting Skills Workbook - An extremely useful little resource, can be used in the classroom or sent home for practise!
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