December is one of my favorite months for gross motor planning. With the holidays upon us there are so many fun themed gross motor activities that you can try! It’s a fun month to break down by themes. Check out these ideas for your December gross motor planning!
December Gross Motor Planning
The December motor planning schedule is broken down into three different “themes” for the month of December.
Week 1 -Shapes
Week 2 – Reindeer Boot Camp
Week 3– Christmas
Week 4 – Christmas
December Gross Motor Planning – Shapes
This week is the perfect way to work on gross motor with a shapes theme.
Shapes Yoga is a great way to move your body into different shapes. Kinesthetic learning is an excellent way to learn!
Go on a shapes scavenger hunt. This is a great way to learn and move.
Try the shapes games that are part of Shapes Movement Pack.
December Gross Motor Planning – Reindeer Boot Camp
This week is all about getting reindeer ready to pull Santa’s sleigh on Christmas night.
Reindeer boot camp is a fun way to add gross motor and strength training during the month of December.
December Gross Motor Planning – Christmas Week (2 Weeks)
There are so many great activities for Christmas Gross Motor planning. Click on the links below to get full details on each activity perfect for a Christmas theme.
Christmas Yoga Ideas– These fun poses include everything from posing like a Christmas tree to posing like a candy cane!
Christmas Brain Break Ideas – Fast, fun and effective ways to move with a Christmas theme!
Holiday Hop– Music and jumping make this gross motor game a blast.
Christmas Relay – Race to get all of the letters that spell Christmas!
Printable Christmas Activities – All of these activities are gross motor based and ready for you!
Gingerbread Man Brain Break Ideas – Fast, fun, effective and efficient ways to move with a gingerbread theme!
Reindeer Run – (FREE PRINTABLE CARDS) Move your body like each of Santa’s Reindeer!
Snowflake Hop – Move those bodies to stay warm!
December Gross Motor Planning Made For You
Christmas Kids Yoga Cards and Printables
This set consists of the same 11 poses as the kids set with a different presentation.
Christmas Brain Break Cards
Fast, fun and effective. The Christmas brain break cards are perfect for your classroom, home, or therapy!
Get Your Gingerbread Man Brain Breaks
Another way to get movement in that is fast, fun, and effective. The Gingerbread cards can be found in the shop!
December Movement Made Easy
Get the Christmas Movement Pack and save money as well as have everything you need for motor planning for the month of December!